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    A.M.E. Church Lives On

    The African Methodist Episcopal Church will celebrate 200 years of existence at its 50th quadrennial session July 6 to July 13. Organizers are expecting 35,000 people from all over to come to the AME church’s birthplace...

    Richard Allen Statue to Stand Tall, Honor AME Church’s Founder




    The man with whom an African-American South Carolina college and a Philadelphia school is named after, as well as a city housing complex and a stamp that was issued in his honor — will...

    Local Bishop Candidate – Rev. Dr. Frank Reid

    The Rev. Frank M. Reid III, one who has used his religious clout to climb the ranks of popularity among Baltimore City’s Black church community, is the senior pastor of the widely recognized Bethel...

    Local Bishop Candidate – Rev. Dr. Harry L. Seawright

    The Rev. Harry L. Seawright, a Prince George's County minister, is seeking to become a bishop in the AME Church at its 50th Quadrennial Session. The AME denomination is meeting in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center from July 4-13 and...

    The Rev. Harry L. Seawright and Rev. Frank M. Reid III Among Newly Elected...

    Two local pastors were recently elected as bishops of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. The Rev. Harry L. Seawright of Union Bethel AME Church in Brandywine, MD., and the Rev. Frank Madison Reid III of Bethel...

    Mural, Statue Ceremonies Kick-Off AME Church’s Philly Conference

    The First Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church unveiled “The Legacy of Bishop Richard Allen and AME Church Mural” on Monday in West Philadelphia. The four-story high portrait, painted in vivid colors, graces...

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