Religion

Religion

    The National Black Church Initiative has Declared an Immunization Emergency

    Washington DC – The National Black Church Initiative, a coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, has recently...

    iPhone App Exists for Catholic Confessions

    Need to prepare for confessional or study the sacrament? Now, there’s an app for that. The mobile applications company Little iApps has teamed with two...

    Diversity Remains Elusive in U.S. Churches

    Churches in the United States remain bastions of segregation decades after the Civil Rights Movement produced legal barriers to the practice. In 1963, the...

    Fred Luter poised to become First Black President of Southern Baptists

    (June 16, 2012) The Rev. Fred Luter Jr. is poised to become the first African American president of the nation's largest Protestant denomination when...

    Bishop J. L. Carter Installed as New President of Ministers Conference of Baltimore &...

    Bishop J.L. Carter was inaugurated as the new President of The Ministers Conference of Baltimore and Vicinity on Jan. 23 at the Ark Church...

    Jasmin Sculark Installed as Senior Pastor

    A 4-hour service Sept. 7 including praise team worship and dancing, led by Minister of Music VaShawn Mitchell, served as the finale of a...

    President Obama Names Dr. Suzan Johnson Cook Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom

    Dr. Suzan Johnson Cook, who was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on April 14 as Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom at the Department of...

    Ga. Pastor Refuses State Order to Submit Sermons

    A Georgia minister is refusing an order from officials in that state that he turn over his sermons for officials to review. According to Fox...

    Zion 150th Anniversary Celebration

    Zion Baptist Church will welcome the Rev. Dr. Lehman D. Bates II, as the guest messenger for its service 10:15 a.m. Aug. 3 at...

    Meet the Pastor

    Meet the Pastor Name, Age: Rev. Mark A. Riddix III, 38 Church, how long:  Mount Zion Baptist Church, 2000 Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, Md.,  2 years Hometown:  Baltimore Education:...

    Rev. Charles Booth Marks 50 years in ministry

    His towering stance commands attention, as does his booming voice. But when he begins to share the word, all attention is immediately drawn to...

    Libby Clark, Veteran Black Press Food, Religion Writer, Dies at 94

    Funeral services for Libby Clark, a trailblazing Black female journalist, food and religion writer for the Los Angeles Sentinel for 50 years and editor...