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  • California diocese buys $2.3M home for retiring bishop!

    The Catholic Diocese of San Jose has purchased a five-bedroom, $2.3 million home in Silicon Valley for its retiring bishop despite the 640,000-member diocese’s mission of charity and serving the poor. Bishop Patrick J. McGrath, 73, acknowledged in an interview with the Mercury News of San Jose that the...
  • Bishop deletes Twitter and believes it is an ‘occasion of sin’

    The Twitter logo is seen at the New York Stock Exchange in February. (Richard Drew/AP) By Michael O’LoughlinJuly 26 at 11:01 AM A Catholic bishop in the United States, once a prolific tweeter, now thinks Twitter is sinful. Thomas Tobin, the bishop of Providence, R.I., joined the social media platform...
  • Black Women Bishops Are Making History In This Predominantly White Church

    America’s largest Lutheran denomination made history this weekend with the elections of two African-American women as bishops. The Rev. Patricia A. Davenport holds the distinction of being the first African-American woman bishop in the 3.5 million-member Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Her election on Saturday made her the...
  • The Evangelical Bishop Who Stopped Believing In Hell, Now On Netflix

    About 15 years ago, Carlton Pearson had what you might call a revelation. It occurred to him that ideas that had informed his entire adult life — about heaven and hell, and what it takes to avoid one and enter the other — were just not true. What was...
  • Vatican panel: Bishops should meet on women’s role in church

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican’s commission of Latin American church leaders is demanding greater decision-making opportunities for women in the church and proposing that Pope Francis call a special meeting of the world’s bishops to discuss women. The Pontifical Commission for Latin America said after its recent plenary...
  • Don’t miss this EXCLUSIVE interview between Bishop Marvin Sapp and CEO Crystal Smith

    CEO Crystal Smith has taken her talents international for the first time in a half decade. However, a true veteran always knows how to work a room. While attending the True Worship Summit, CEO Crystal Smith was able to catch up with several legendary members of the faith based...
  • WATCH: Bishop Paul S. Morton’s Advice to Young Ministers!

    Bishop Paul S Morton is a living legend within the realm of faith based leadership. Christians follow him from coast to coast and his influence knows no barrier or border. In an exclusive interview, Kyle Cobb, on behalf of Joy105 Digital Magazine was able to catch up with Bishop...
  • Catholic bishops are taking on the topic of racism!

    The head of the U.S. Catholic bishops’ anti-racism task force told his colleagues that racism “lives in a particular and pernicious way” in the United States. “Christ wishes to break down the walls created by the evils of racism,” Bishop George Murry of Youngstown told the bishops on Monday...
  • Gospel Artist Crushed To Death By Truck!!!

    Popular gospel artiste, Fernandez Bishop, also known as Fernandez Muzik (Jesus freak) was reportedly crushed to death by a truck this morning in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. According to reports, Fernandez was on his way to see a pastor when the fatal accident happened at Akpajo, Eleme in Port...