This editorial, “Light Behind the Walls” was submitted by Irving W. Telfair, State Prison, Helena, Georgia. To read the Gospel Today article, “The Newest Plague in the Land: Incarceration”, please order the September/October 2011 issue of Gospel Today here. Dear Gospel Today,Â Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, who orders our […]
During the week of December 6-9, 2011, CNBC will convene its annual â€œConsultationâ€ at the Marriott Hotel in Richmond, VA., to address a number of concerns that are plaguing the African American community. However, at the top of the agenda will be incarceration.
By Darryl Izzard â€œOut from a gloomy past, till now we stand at last,â€ has been the plight of many African Americans living in the U.S. today. Now, the newly revitalized Conference of National Black Churches (CNBC) has joined together to address the striking inequities that are impacting the masses of Black people. Leaders and […]