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Religion

    Rev. Dr. Theodore C. Jackson Dies at 84

    Rev. Dr. Theodore Clifton Jackson, Jr., Pastor Emeritus of Gillis Memorial Christian Community Church, in the Park Heights community of Northwest Baltimore, died Feb....

    Washington, D.C. Area Church News

    Washington, D.C. Gospel Ark Temple - located at 4551 Benning Rd. SE, Washington, D.C. 20019 - will host their Super Weekend Speaker series, starting Feb.1....

    Baltimore Area Church News

    Black History Month begins this month.  It is a time set aside to focus on the contributions African Americans have made to this country...

    Social Justice Activist, AME Bishop John Hurst Adams to be Laid to Rest in...

    John Hurst Adams, a civil rights activist and retired bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, will be memorialized during funeral services on Jan....

    Rev William J. Barber Leads Progressive Pastors in Objecting to Roy Moore’s Fitness for...

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A leading figure among religious liberals says the candidacy of Roy Moore for U.S. Senate is a struggle for the...

    Historic Massachusetts AMEZ Church Building to be Turned into Community Center

    GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) — A historic Black church in Massachusetts will be turned into a community center to celebrate a local town's African-American...

    Being Black and Jewish during the High Holidays

    This week, Sept. 20-22, marked Rosh Hashana, one of the most important holidays in Judaism, and Yom Kippur, the other major holiday, will be...

    Survey: White Christians are Now a Minority of US Population

    NEW YORK (AP) — The share of Americans who identify as White and Christian has dropped below 50 percent, a transformation fueled by immigration...

    First AME Church in Pueblo, Colorado Celebrates 143rd Anniversary

    PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Pueblo was only five years old and still considered a burgeoning territorial town when St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church...

    Black Pastors Urge Social Change

    The recent display of White supremacy in Charlottesville, Va.—which left three dead and several seriously injured--has not only left the American population stunned and...

    Sister Mary Alice Chineworth–‘Oblate Sisters of Providence’; Beloved by So Many, Dies at 99

    (Baltimore-Updated 7/15/2017) Sister Mary Alice Chineworth, a towering spiritual figure in Baltimore's Catholic community as a member of the Oblate Sisters at the St....

    Baltimore Area Church News

    Pastor Sandy Johnson Dies Pastor Sandy Johnson, of the Fresh Waters Ministries church in Parkville died suddenly, on June 23. She was 62. Pastor Johnson...