Philando Castile

American Pieta

Art (c) Doyle Burbank-Williams. Used by Permission.

Texas' Juneteenth holiday, which celebrates the arrival of news of emancipation for the state's slaves, gives Cynthia B. Astle a way to ponder the acquittal of the former officer who shot and killed Philando Castile. Read more

Views from a Ridge

Inspired by a scripture, the Rev. Morgan Guyton remembers the witness of a Christian nurse from Pennsylvania, and seeks her spiritual fortitude for himself. Read more


Dallas Shooting

Photo Courtesy of James C. Howell

Churches Uniting in Christ, an ecumenical association, issues a statement condemning the recent rash of shootings in the United States and offering a commitment to work against racism in American society. Read more

Advocating Justice