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Tulsa Pastor Mike Todd is trending nationwide after footage of him spitting in a man's face, and rubbing it in, went viral. It goes without saying that Twitter had plenty of thoughts, mostly about putting hands on the man of the cloth.

The South Carolina preacher was previously exposed in a cheating scandal in early 2019 and has apparently slipped from the path once again.

A number of fires in Lousiana that occurred at churches with a sizeable Black congregation sparked an investigation that eventually moved towards the involvement of federal authorities. An arrest has been made in the fires and the lone suspect is said to be the son of a deputy sheriff.

A number of fires erupted across a Lousiana parish last month and is seemingly targeted towards Black churches. An investigation into the crimes has been launched, and early reports say the fires could be related.

Steph Curry is teaming up with Viola Davis and Julius Tennon‘s JuVee Productions to produce a documentary about the 2015 Charleston, South Carolina church shooting. The documentary is titled Emanuel after the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church.

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The fallout from gospel singer Kim Burrell’s homophobic rant continues as it’s being reported that her radio show, Bridging The Gap, has indeed been canceled.

It took longer than expected, but you knew it was going to happen. Gospel singer Kim Burrell‘s scheduled appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show has been canceled.

When it was announced last week that Donald Trump planned a meeting with Black pastors from prominent churches, many felt the clergy were offering an endorsement. While some pastors considered Trump’s message, many of those who were invited to declined from the gate and voiced their disdain over the association with the mogul.

Across St. Louis, Mo.,  a series of fires at Black churches have people in the region asking questions and raising concerns that these buildings are under attack. Over the past 11 days, five Black churches have reported blazes.

Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church, a historic Black church in South Carolina, was the seventh to be torched by flames since the June 17 Mother Emanuel AME church shooting tragedy. As local and federal investigators ponder the rash of church fires across the Deep South, the burning of Mout Zion AME Tuesday night (Jun. […]

In the days since the Charleston church shooting tragedy in South Carolina, a number of Black church fires have been reported across the South. While an actual cause of some of the blazes has yet to be officially confirmed, many think that the Black church fires are the work of an arsonist.

Bishop Eddie Long has kept a relatively low-profile since a homosexual infidelity scandal broke up his megachurch and marriage. The 61-year-old clergyman must have been a little too comfortable with the said low-profile because a couple of photos of him preaching in an incredibly suspect leather outfit has been the talk of Black Twitter for […]