The Rev. Jamal-Harrison Bryant, pastor of Empowerment Temple in Baltimore, will move to Lithonia, Ga., to assume the position of senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church.
Abrams ended her campaign in an unapologetically indignant tone that established herself as a leading voting rights advocate.
Inmates become “field ministers” who serve as counselors for other inmates, lead prayers, assist prison chaplains and generally serve as a calming influence in prison yards.
The Rev. James Lawson, a United Methodist minister known for his advocacy of nonviolence in the civil rights era and beyond, has been recommended for a Congressional Gold Medal.
Until the 21st century, the contributions of African-American soldiers in World War II barely registered in America’s collective memory of that war.
Daly made important scientific contributions to the study of cardiovascular disease.