Shooting Stars: The Story of Young LeBron James
UrbanFaith sat down with the director of Shooting Stars, Chris Robinson to talk about what it was like to tell the story of the young LeBron James and his teammates.
Creed III: Exclusive Interview with Michael B. Jordan x Jonathan Majors
UrbanFaith Exclusive Interview with Creed III star-director Michael B. Jordan and co-star Jonathan Majors
In these polarized times, even a prayer could be up for debate
After struggling over wording in the prayer, one ecumenical organization is developing new tools to address divides within its own network.
DEVOTION: Why You Should See This Movie
We have to share our devotion to our heritage
While clean water isn’t a partisan issue, it is a faith issue
Protecting clean water is a moral call.
Civil Rights & Civic Engagement: An Interview with Rep. Jim Clyburn
UrbanFaith sat down with Congressman Jim Clyburn to discuss his faith, his legacy, and his work to strengthen democracy and justice in the United States.
You’ve seen ‘The Rings of Power,’ but have you heard of this tiny museum housing J.R.R. Tolkien’s treasures?
WHEATON, Illinois (RNS) — It started with an inkling. It was the 1950s. Clyde S. Kilby, then an English professor at Wheaton College, had a feeling about a British author he’d been reading named C.S. Lewis — that he was “probably going to be famous one day,” according...
Let’s Talk, a new racial unity initiative, takes evangelical leaders on tour of Black history
‘Most people did not realize the economic impact slavery had on the founding of the United States of America,’ said Let’s Talk founder.
‘Fifth Little Girl’ of 1963 Klan bombing reunites with nurse
On Sept. 15, Birmingham commemorated the explosion that proved to be a turning point in the Civil Rights Movement, became a catalyst for change in the United States, and ultimately prompted global efforts for equality and human rights.
How St. Louis churches are revealing the disparities in the air we breathe
Congregations in St. Louis are working with local scientists to monitor the air quality in communities affected by industrial pollution.
Marriage Be Hard: Interview with @Kevonstage and @Mrskevonstage
Marriage Be Hard, but people be fake. Kevin and Melissa Fredericks aka KevOnStage and MrsKevonStage keep it real in this interview about their new book Marriage Be Hard
How faith leaders are responding to Jackson’s water crisis
‘Churches throughout the city of Jackson across denomination, class and race have engaged in water distributions at their churches or by giving water away in other ways,’ said C.J. Rhodes, pastor of Mt. Helm Baptist Church.
First known depictions of biblical heroines Jael and Deborah uncovered in Israel
A rendering of one figure driving a peg through the head of another initially led the team to identify the figures.
Faith leaders attend White House celebration of gun control law
‘Neighborhoods and streets have been turned into killing fields as well,’ said President Joe Biden. ‘Will we match thoughts and prayers with action? I say yes.’
Inflation boosts demand at food banks as pandemic anti-hunger measures fall away
While President Biden recently signed the Keep Kids Fed Act, extending free meal programs for schoolchildren, many stopgaps funded during the pandemic have ended or are only available in some states.
‘Blessing of Elders’ lauds 7 Black Christian luminaries at Museum of the Bible gala
Well-known names from the world of gospel music and the Black church gathered at the Museum of the Bible to hail the contributions of African American churches and to call for continued efforts toward building unity and bridging divides.
Dobbs decision and fall of Roe met with rejoicing, dismay from faith groups
After nearly 50 years, Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court ruling that legalized abortion nationwide, is no more.
Texas faith leaders accompany Uvalde community, decry gun culture after school rampage
(RNS) — San Antonio Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller was driving back to Uvalde, Texas, on Wednesday morning (May 25) — after having spent most of the previous night there accompanying families in the wake of one of the deadliest school shootings — when he passed by...