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LGBT Spiritual Group Wants To Buy Bigoted Preacher's Harlem Church

The ATLAH Worldwide Missionary Church, which was established in Harlem back in 1957, has long served as NYC's closest equivalent to the Westboro Baptist Church. For those blessedly unfamiliar with Atlah, it's mainly served as a mouthpiece for raging bigot Dr. James David Manning, who has spent much of the last decade railing against President Obama and homosexuality. [ more › ]

Memphis Pastor Sentenced to Seven Years in Jail for Receiving Child Pornography

A Memphis pastor was sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty on a charge of receiving child pornography.Demarcus Smith, 32, was a pastor at Oak Hill Missionary Baptist Church in South Memphis at the time the inappropriate correspondence with a minor occurred. Show More Summary

Friends, family say goodbye to woman accidentally killed by police

Loved ones and well-wishers gathered on the West Side on Wednesday morning to bid farewell to a woman shot to death by police on Christmas weekend. Around 200 people packed into New Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church for the funeral of Bettie Jones. Jones, mother to five children and nicknamed...

New Jersey Pastor Fakes ‘Muslim’ Attack On Self, For ‘Personal’ Reasons

3 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Wonkette

A pastor in Somerset County, New Jersey, did a really crappy job of faking a hate crime against himself last Friday, according to local officials. Rev. Jairon Pena of the New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church was found by Somerset police...Show More Summary

Christian Pastor Charged with Lying to Cops About Being Assaulted by Muslims

At 10:30 a.m. on Friday, there was a knock on the door of New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church in Somerville, New Jersey. Pastor Jairon Peña (below) opened it up, only to find two men and one woman wearing masks and gloves:

Arsonist attacking black churches in St. Louis

Pastor David Triggs of the New Life Missionary Baptist Church, talks with Rachel Maddow about what is know so far about the person who set fire to his church...

Solidarity, Prayers And Support For Torched St. Louis Churches

New Northside Missionary Baptist Church in Jennings is opening its weekly noonday prayer and bible study service on Wednesday, October 21 to the entire faith community to gather and pray and in solidarity for six predominantly black churches that were the target of arson within the last two weeks. Show More Summary

Someone is burning black churches again — this time in St. Louis

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Federal and local law enfrocement are investigating a string of five fires at churches in predominantly black St. Louis neighborhoods, Fox2Now reports. The most recent fire was Saturday morning at New Life Missionary Baptist Church. All five fires happened within the last 10 days and are within...

Jill Duggar And Derick Dillard Rejected As Missionaries By Southern Baptist Church

Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard are rejected as missionaries by the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) and the International Mission Board (IMB) for lack of qualifications. The couple’s controversial organization, Dillard Family Ministries, has been the subject of criticism almost since its inception. Show More Summary

Texas Pastor Stops Islamist From Committing Mass Murder (Video)

On Sunday Rasheed Abdul Aziz entered the Corinth Missionary Baptist Church in Texas. Aziz told the congregants he wanted to... The post Texas Pastor Stops Islamist From Committing Mass Murder (Video) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

Aretha Franklin forces documentary out of film festivals

Fantastic Grace documents the making of the Queen of Soul’s hit 1972 live album of the same name, which she recorded at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles. “What have you heard?” and “What do you know?” echoed through a Toronto tavern Wednesday evening, as it quickly filled up with movie studio

Aretha Franklin Blocks Showing Of Documentary At Toronto And Telluride Festivals

5 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“Amazing Grace offers an unfiltered look a 1972 gospel concert Franklin gave at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church. Footage was initially shot by the late Sydney Pollack for Warner Bros. … At issue is whether Franklin has veto power over use of the footage. … [She] is seeking a deal before the film is […]

Design Study: Solid Rock Missionary Baptist Church, 2000 Golden Gate – Solid, Solid as a Rock

TweetOr as a solid as a rocklike appliqué can be, you know, hanging off the side of a Victorian house. Note – GOD IS REAL

Toronto 2015: Lost Sydney Pollack film on Aretha Franklin leads docs section

6 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

More than 40 years ago, the late director Sydney Pollack began a movie about the recording of Aretha Franklin's live double album "Amazing Grace" at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles.

Chicago basketball tournament seeks peace, offers bragging rights

The Rev. Pervis Thomas sat at the front of New Canaan Land Missionary Baptist Church in Englewood on Sunday morning earnestly scratching notes on a piece of computer paper.

Houston authorities investigate fire at another historic black church

7 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Authorities responded early Wednesday morning to a fire at Houston’s Fifth Ward Missionary Baptist Church, the latest in a rash of burnings at predominantly black religious institutions. Nobody was injured in Wednesday fire, but the Texas church was “significantly damaged,” KHOU...

'Satan is subtle,' same-sex marriage foes warn as they prepare to fight court ruling

During an evening service titled "Stop, Look and Listen" in the spare fellowship hall of Mount Hebron Missionary Baptist Church, after dire Scripture readings about plagues and last days, the minister rose before a sign proclaiming "Jesus saves!"

Fire At Black South Carolila Church Investigated

7 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WARRENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Federal and state investigators are looking into a fire that destroyed a predominantly black church in South Carolina. Local media outlets report the fire destroyed the Glover Grove Missionary Baptist Church in the small town of Warrenville on Friday morning. Aiken County sheriff's deputies and agents from the S.C. Show More Summary

Shooter opens fire on church in Memphis hours after terrorist kills nine in Charleston

8 months agoNews : The Raw Story

During choir practice in Memphis, a gunman opened fire. A bullet remains lodged in the wall of the church, CBS reports. As of press time, police are at the St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church on Pendleton Street making inquiries and collecting information. WREG reports officers were called to the...

Rockin' Johnny Burgin is glad to be playing the blues again

On Saturday, B.B. King was buried and President Barack Obama sent a message that was read at King's funeral at the Bell Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Indianola, Miss., the place King considered home. The message read, in part, "There's going to be one killer blues session in Heaven tonight."

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