Category: Race and Faith

Letter from a Birmingham Jail

Craig St. John / January 16, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr, Race and Faith

16 April 1963 My Dear Fellow Clergymen: While confined here in the Birmingham city jail, I came across your recent statement calling my […]

Perhaps “Racist” Should be an Adjective, Not a Noun

Craig St. John / August 10, 2016
Gospel, Lament, Police, Race

By Veronica Carrillo As a fair-skinned, white-looking Latina, I have the unfortunate privilege of being an audience for openly racist comments about other […]

Law Enforcement and the Gospel

Craig St. John / July 15, 2016
Lament, Police, Race

Alton Sterling. Philando Castile. Lorne Ahrens. Michael Krol. Michael J. Smith. Brent Thompson. Patrick Zamarripa. Men created imago Dei—in the image of God. […]