Monday, February 17, 2020

Tag: black churches

Despite Only Burning Black Churches, Friend of...

OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — The suspect in a string of fires that destroyed three black churches in rural Louisiana is the white...

21-Year-Old Suspect Arrested in ‘Suspicious’ Fires at...

OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — Authorities have arrested 21-year-old Holden Matthews in connection with suspicious fires at three historic black churches in southern...

Black Non-Christians and Non-Believers: Perspectives and Pet...

By Akilah Richards I was raised among the island of Jamaica’s largest religious denomination, the Seventh-day Adventist church. Jamaica once held the world record for...

Cops In Needed New York Areas Disappear,...

While the disenfranchised of New York wonder where the police patrol cars are, cops in California tell church leaders their help is needed in...

Watch Night: Black Churches Across the U.S....

On Freedom's Eve, the night before the Emancipation Proclamation took effect on Jan. 1, 1863, worshipers gathered in black churches to pray, give thanks...

NAACP Develops Manual to Help Churches Talk...

The NAACP has developed a manual for black churches and pastors to use to speak to their congregations about the scourge of HIV and...

$11 Million Investment Scam Targeted Black Churchgoers

Ephren Taylor has been accused of a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme that targeted African-American churchgoers. Taylor is facing lawsuits and federal charges and has...