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Charleston’s Emanuel AME Church reopens with prayer, praise and a call for change

Hundreds Sunday packed the pews of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church readying themselves to bury nine beloved members and seek justice on their behalf as part... Read more »

June 22, 2015


History of the Confederate flag on Statehouse grounds

The shooting deaths of nine people at a black church in Charleston, South Carolina, have reignited calls for the Confederate flag flying on the grounds of the... Read more »

June 22, 2015

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Genny Rowley: Pope’s encyclical a reminder of our common call: love of neighbor

The pope’s encyclical invites us to something basic: the love of neighbor. We have reached a moment in history in which love of neighbor must necessarily take on... Read more »

June 21, 2015


South Carolina legislator: Take down Confederate flag

The Confederate flag has no place on South Carolina Statehouse grounds, and it's past time to remove the symbol of hatred, a Republican state lawmaker said Saturday,... Read more »

June 20, 2015


'You are welcome:' The night Emanuel opened its door to evil

When Angela Brown saw the Facebook post about a shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, her mind immediately leapt to her aunt. Whenever the doors to... Read more »

June 20, 2015


Ogden churches stand as one in aftermath of Charleston tragedy

Ogden churches came together at noon Friday at Embry Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church to pray and remember the nine people shot and killed during a prayer... Read more »

June 19, 2015


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