c. 2012 Religion News Service (RNS) Retired United Methodist Bishop Leontine T.C. Kelly, the first African-American woman elected to the episcopacy by a major religious denomination, died Thursday (June 28). The teacher, pastoral leader and activist was considered a pioneer for her ministry of more than two decades. She was 92.
(RNS) Thomas A. Farrington isn't looking for cards or a tie this
Father's Day. What he really wants, he says, is for other black men
sitting in the pews with a prostate cancer diagnosis to know they're not
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