Sunday Sermon: Black Pastors Speak Out On AME Shooting


Black pastors from around the country spoke out about the Charleston massacre during their Sunday sermons. Roland Martin and NewsOne Now aired portions of their messages from their respective pulpits.

Watch the video above to hear from: 

  • Rev. Tony Lee, Pastor, Community Of Hope AME Church, Ft. Washington, MD
  • Dr. Frederick D. Haynes, III Senior Pastor Friendship-West Baptist Church, Dallas, TX
  • Bishop Rudolph McKissick Jr., Sr. Pastor, Bethel Baptist Institutional Church, Jacksonville, FL
  • Rev. A. R. Bernard, Sr. Pastor, Christian Cultural Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Dr. Donte L. Hickman, Sr., Sr. Pastor, Southern Baptist Church, Baltimore, MD
  • Pastor Jamal Bryant, Empowerment Temple AME, Baltimore, MD
  • Rev. James T. Meeks, Sr. Pastor, Salem Baptist Church, Chicago, IL

Be sure to watch “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 9 a.m. EST on TV One.

Subscribe to the “NewsOne Now” Audio Podcast on iTunes.


What Steps Do We Need To Take To Ensure Safety In Black Churches? 

Sunday Sermon: Black Pastors Speak Out On AME Shooting  was originally published on

Also On 97.9 The Box:
Celebrities Who’ve Been Diagnosed With Coronavirus (UPDATED SEPTEMBER 7)
Actor Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) wearing Dolce & Gabbana arrives at the World Premiere Of Columbia Pictures' 'Jumanji: The Next Level' held at the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX on December 9, 2019 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United
44 photos
More From TheBoxHouston