Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, archbishop of Chicago, was the main celebrant at a Mass of Thanksgiving honoring Venerable Rev. August Tolton at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 at St. Philip Neri Church, 2132 E. 72nd St., Chicago....
Matriarch Evelyn Burrell succumbs at 104 years of age Mrs. Evelyn K. Burrell, mother of Burrell Communications Group founder and former CEO Thomas J. Burrell, transitioned here this past weekend, Saturday, October 5 of natural causes. She was 104. Mrs. Burrell, the middle child of 10 children,...
Bishop Roger H. Phillips, Ph.D., who is the Senior Pastor of Sweet Holy Spirit Church of Daytona Beach, Florida, had a private audience with Pope Francis at the Vatican during his visit to Rome, Italy on Wednesday September 25,...
An evening of worship and celebration with the Christ Baptist Church, Voices of Praise Choir. The public is invited to join Christ Baptist on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. in the sanctuary at 4700 E. 7th Ave.,...
The African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc. will sponsor their 12th Annual “Kings of Gospel” Concert in observance of the 11th Anniversary of the Glen on Saturday, October 5 at 7 p.m. in the Glen Theater, 20 West Ridge...
The Archdiocese of Chicago will celebrate the fourth annual Mass for victims of domestic violence on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at 5:15 p.m. at Holy Name Cathedral, 735 N. State St., Chicago. Rev. Charles W. Dahm, O.P., director of...
By Joseph Phillips With the popularity of video gaming on the rise at colleges and universities across the country under the title of “E-Sports,” Jonathan Hall aka JNote, plans to develop his gaming brand for the Lord using music, through...
A new biography shares the never-before-told life story of Father Boniface Hardin, a Benedictine monk best known as the founder of Martin University, Indiana’s only Predominantly Black Institution (PBI). The Indiana Historical Society (IHS) Press and Martin University recently...
  On Saturday September 7th, the First Ladies Health Initiative hosted its 11th Annual First Ladies Health Day and 2nd Annual Health Walk in Chicago. This event was hosted by almost 60 First Ladies (pastor’s wives), who collectively represent congregations...
The 137th session of the Chicago Annual Conference of the African Methodist Episcopal Church will convene Tuesday, September 24 – 28, 2019 in Aurora, Illinois at St. John AME Church (2950 Bilter Road, Aurora, IL). Join us for a...