The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, First Woman To Lead The Riverside Church in Harlem

Rev Amy Butler (small)Marking the start of a new era at The Riverside Church, The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler — Riverside’s seventh senior minister and the first woman ever to hold the position — Continue Reading →

Community Day Of Unity & Free Family Fun! In Harlem

hcci event in harlemCommunity Day of Unity! Day of Free Family Fun at Jackie Robinson Park, Jackie Robinson Park,148th Street & Bradhurst Avenue Continue Reading →

From Harlem To Hempstead African Americans Unite For Inclusion

Andrew_Cuomo_by_Pat_Arnow_croppedJune 17, 2014

Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor of New York State

Dear Governor Cuomo:

Mobilizing Preachers & Communities (MPAC) is writing you today to express our deep concern about how the SUNY Board and its chairman, H. Carl McCall, have managed the sale of Long Island College Hospital (LICH). Continue Reading →

Rev. Dr. Amy Butler First Woman To Lead Riverside Church

Rev Amy Butler (small)Marking a historical milestone, on Sunday, June 8, the congregation of The Riverside Church called the Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, “Pastor Amy,” as the seventh senior minister of the historic Church—making her the first woman to lead the church in its 87-year history.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Ma$e Bans His Ex-Wife From Preaching At His Church

mase-and-twyla-bethaHarlem man Ma$e has permanently banned his wife from preaching in his Atlanta, Georgia -based Church. Continue Reading →

New Harlem Minister Big $1.2M Repay in Disaster Funds

2b14a17803b13513540f6a7067002ef7A New York City minister who was the subject of an Associated Press investigation about misspent 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina charity funds has agreed to repay $1.2 million that he took from his congregation to buy an 18th century farmhouse on seven acres in rural New Jersey. Continue Reading →

Harlem Churches Host HBCU Concerts

jay 1Morehouse College Glee Club, The Cheyney & Lincoln University Concert Choirs

By Claude Jay

In less than four weeks most college student will take their finals and those who are seniors will prepare for their big day, graduation. For the seniors, they will come to the end of their undergraduate careers. Continue Reading →

Ernesto Pujol’s Palm Sunday At St. Philip’s Church In Harlem

Pujol_Monk_12St. Philip’s Episcopal Church is pleased to present the work of Internationally exhibited and collected American artist, Ernesto Pujol from Palm Sunday, April 13th-Tuesday April 29th, 2014. Continue Reading →

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II And N. Carolina NAACP President Leads “Moral Monday”

Rev. William BarberThe Riverside Church announced today that Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, president of the North Carolina NAACP and the catalyzing force behind the “Moral Monday” civil disobedience protests responding to Republican voter suppression efforts in North Carolina. Continue Reading →