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August 20, 2020   •   

Black Churches in Minneapolis Share Lessons With White Faith Leaders

The black pastor of a racially diverse Minneapolis congregation is mentoring ministers of white-majority churches on combating racial injustice and forging meaningful social change.

July 17, 2020   •   

Academics From the Religion and Public Life Program at Rice University Offer Advice on Achieving Racial Justice

As the Black Lives Matter movement swept the country and inspired worldwide protest, two academics specializing in religion and community life addressed what churches can do to confront and reverse racial injustice.

June 2, 2020   •   

Religious Leaders Urge Peaceful Protests, Not Violence

Cities erupted in violence this weekend over the death of George Floyd on May 25, an unarmed black man who died in police custody.