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During a sermon full of homophobia, sexism and misogyny, Pastor Jamal H. Bryant, of the Empowerment Temple in Baltimore, MD.  told his congregation how he really…

TV impresario Mark Burnett has brought you reality shows like Survivor, Shark Tank and The Voice but many viewers of those shows might not know…

Spiritual advisor Joshua DuBois discussed the role that faith plays in President Obama’s daily life on “NewsOne Now.” His new book, “The President’s Devotional,” contains a devotional…

Dear Lord, every time my enemy fires a curse, help me to fire a blessing. Let me respond always in grace, and thereby overcome. Amen.…

The Reverend Lisa Jenkins has made history in East Harlem. The 48-year-old single mom has just been selected as the first black woman pastor of…

Should ministers dedicate babies with unwed parents? The controversial subject surfaced when Marvin Winans allegedly shunned a single mother at his church. Many callers to…

Oxygen’s show, “Preachers of L.A.” has created a wave of controversy since the premiere episode last week. In the clip below Roland Martin talks with Rahiel…

Cast members on “The Preachers of L.A.” have been criticized for being flashy and having big, rock star personas. So would the show be better,…

People are split over Oxygen’s “Preachers of L.A.”. Some people think it is inappropriate for religious leaders to appear on reality television while others think…

Dallas is the place to be this weekend if you’re a person of faith. Bishop T.D. Jakes’s MegaFest is going on. It’s estimated that more…

It seems like everyone has figured out if you want lots of media attention you’ve got to say or do something ridiculous, even Pastors.  We…

  Pastor Rodney Wills was fired from Mt. Salem Baptist Church in Winston Salem,North Carolina because he attended a Rick Ross concert. The youngest pastor to be installed at 26, Willis was warned by the deacon board not to attend the Rick Ross concert.  He previously attended a Lil Wayne concert and the board was […]