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    Bible Museum Admits Some of its Dead Sea Scrolls are Fake

    By ASHRAF KHALIL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — When Washington's $500 million Museum of the Bible held its grand opening in November 2017, attended by Vice President Mike Pence, there were questions even then about the...

    Reaching Souls One Bun at a Time.

    By Hamil R. Harris, Special to the AFRO It was the first Friday night in October and the Northwestern High School Wildcats would normally be playing another 4A opponent somewhere under the lights in the Maryland...

    Services to be Held for Baltimore Minister, 83

    New Christian Memorial’s senior pastor, Rev. Dr. Walter Bronson, Jr., died October, 8. He was 83. Born August 24, 1935, in Walkula, North Carolina, Rev. Dr. Bronson moved to Baltimore in 1961. Prior to his arrival...

    Pleasant Grove Baptist is on a Fitness Journey

    By Joi Thomas, Special to the AFRO Good health and staying physically fit are tenets most people want to live by, however it can be a major challenge to consistently embrace a healthy lifestyle. The Rev. Dr....

    North Carolina Civil Rights Leader Receives ‘Genius Grant’

    By MARTHA WAGGONER, Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Rev. William Barber, one of the newest recipients of the honor known as the genius grant, said Thursday that becoming a 2018 MacArthur fellow means he...

    After Almost 150 Years, Lincoln Temple United Church of Christ Has Closed

    By Hamil R. Harris, Special to the AFRO Lincoln Temple United Church of Christ was filled with people and tearful emotions on  Sunday when  hundreds came out to be part of the final service of a...

    “Amazing Grace: Uniting Community” Concert

    By Deborah Bailey, Special to the AFRO Union Baptist Church in Baltimore will be the host for a musical fusion of styles, 7 p.m., Oct. 11, as Baltimore jazz legend Cyrus Chestnut, Grammy award nominated violinist...

    `KingdomBoss’ Summit Coming to Baltimore

    By Joi Thomas, Special to the AFRO In the workplace, it is often a challenge for some to balance their faith and business needs. Many business men and women lean on their religious beliefs to help...

    Farrakhan Denounces Sexism, Homophobia

    By James Wright, Special to the AFRO, [email protected] Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan has been known as a fiery orator who supports Black liberation and denounces White supremacy and yet preaches traditional values regarding family and...

    Christian Life Church partners with Local Transitional Homes to be a Blessing

    By Joi Thomas, Special to the AFRO Life can be very challenging. At any moment, your circumstances can change, and you may find yourself in need of assistance. For many persons in our city, this is...

    $1.5M Settlement for Muslim Workers Fired in Prayer Dispute

    By JAMES ANDERSON, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — A big U.S. meatpacker has agreed to pay $1.5 million to 138 Somali-American Muslim workers who were fired from their jobs at a Colorado plant after they...

    James Jordan Honored after Elevation to Auxiliary Bishop

    By Hamil Harris, Special to the AFRO James Jordan, pastor of the Refreshing Spring Church of God In Christ for decades, was recently  elevated to the position of Auxiliary Bishop in the Church of God In...

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