THE RELIGION CORNER: 13 Principles to Success — #1 is Desire

The 13 Principles to success were researched and studied over a 20-year period by a man who dedicated six hours every day to reading the holy Bible and then meditated. His name was Napoleon Hill.

Black Clergy Propose Improvement Plan for Cities

A group of black religious leaders held a news conference Wednesday at the National Press Club in D.C. to unveil a plan backed by Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz to help improve America's inner cities.


This purpose of this column is to encourage you to maintain your faith and go for your dreams no matter what they may be.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Thanksgiving — An Everyday Joy

This year, I'm feeling more thankful than ever before.

THE RELIGION CORNER: 30th Anniversary of the Annual Olender Awards

For the past thirty years, Jack H. Olender, Esq. has hosted his annual Olender Foundation Awards; what a marvelous occasion!

THE RELIGION CORNER: The Value of Morning Prayer and Meditation

Enjoy the value of morning prayer and meditation — it works.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Use Your Faith to Achieve Success

It is my mission in life to share "Think and Grow Rich" by Napoleon Hill with readers across America. My life was changed the day I read that book.

Black Churches Show Support for Obama's Environment Plan

Leaders of the nation's major Black churches — representing nearly 13 million African-American members — presented over 10,000 pastors' signatures to Congressional Black Caucus members in support of President Obama's Clean Power Plan.

Bishop Michael Curry 1st Black to Lead Episcopal Church

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry was installed Sunday as the first African-American to lead the U.S. Episcopal Church.

THE RELIGION CORNER: The Brittany Foote Story: Domestic Violence Ends in Murder

Sixteen-year-old Brittany, full of life with a beautiful smile, was a friend of Tyisha Waters. Brittany was murdered this year, her body never found.

Pastor Staley Installed at Rehoboth Baptist Church

Rehoboth Baptist Church in Northeast celebrated the installation of the Rev. Curtis L. Staley on Sunday, Oct. 18.

Hemingway AME Church Salutes Lay Leader Brenda Williams

A goodbye gathering for Sister Brenda Williams was held in the Gladys Taylor Memorial Hall of Hemingway Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church in District Heights, Maryland on Sunday, October 18.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Are YOU in an Abusive Relationship?

If you answered yes to the question posed above, keep reading this column, and read it over and over again for the next few weeks.


Join the DC Belief Host Committee this week as we celebrate Oprah Winfrey's "Belief Series."

Christmas Arrives Early in Prince George's County

The 25th anniversary of the most spectacular Broadway-style musical in the DMV, the annual Evangel Christmas celebration, begins Dec. 5 at the Evangel Cathedral in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.