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Faith

Denzel Washington: Actor Describes First Encounter With Holy Spirit

Actor Denzel Washington has never been shy about being a man of faith. The Oscar winner is a member of West Angeles Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles and even donated $2.5 million to help the church build ...
TV

Preachers of L.A.: Will It Return For Second Season?

Good news for “Preachers of L.A.” Oxygen Media is bringing back the show for a second season. The reality show based on the lives of preachers Bishop Noel Jones, former pastor Deitrick Haddon, Bishop Clarence McClendon, Pastor Jay Haizlip, Pastor ...
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Omarosa: Don’t Judge “Preachers of LA”

Reality TV veteran Omarosa Manigault isn’t just a former TV villain, but “The Celebrity Apprentice” all-star is also an ordained preacher. The one-named talent, who has lasted more than a decade in the TV business, was recently asked by TheJasmineBrand.com ...
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COMMENTARY: The Real Problem With The “Preachers of LA”

[quote]Preacher: (noun) One who preaches, especially one who publicly proclaims the gospel for an occupation.[/quote] Preachers, pastors, ministers, apostles, reverends and evangelists are all supposed to be men of God and have apparently accepted a calling to the ministry from ...
TV

Preachers of LA: Is Bishop Clarence McClendon Having Second Thoughts?

Oxygen’s controversial reality series “Preachers of LA” is only one week in and apparently, one of its stars is having second thoughts about his participation on the show. In a video message that was posted online, Bishop Clarence McClendon tells ...
Faith

Bishop TD Jakes: Blasts The “Preachers of LA”

Oxygen’s hit reality series “Preachers of LA” is not being received well by many Christians who believe the show plays up every bad stereotype non-Christians and naysayers have ever had about the church community. Made up of Los Angeles-based pastors ...
GospelNews

Donnie McClurkin: Uninvited By DC Mayor To MLK Memorial Event

Platinum-selling Gospel star Donnie McClurkin took to social media to share with fans that he was unhappy about being uninvited to a concert he was slated to headline in Washington, D.C. celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. and the 50th Anniversary ...
Gospel

Business Boom: Kirk Franklin Rebrands Brunch & Expands Game Show

Gospel superstar Kirk Franklin’s empire continues to grow. The Grammy-winning has partnered with House of Blues to revamp its brunch with a new menu and a mix of traditional and contemporary Gospel music. To culminate the 20th anniversary of the ...
Gospel

Double Duty: Kirk Franklin Lands Second TV Show

Seven-time Grammy winner Kirk Franklin has landed a new gig. The 42-year-old songwriter/producer will join GSN’s “The American Bible Challenge” as musical co-host for the second season. The studio-based game show, in which contestants compete based on their knowledge of ...
Faith

Mary J. Blige: Talks Same-Sex Marriage, Whitney’s Death & Beating ...

R&B star Mary J. Blige is featured on the latest cover of LA Confidential. The 42-year-old vocalist, a proud born again Christian, spoke to the glossy about those who believe you can’t be a Christian and also support same sex ...