As we mourn the death of Terence Crutcher read what the USCCB is doing to respond to shootings of unarmed African Americans by police. More here: Archbishop Gregory to Chair USCCB Task Force on Race. Photos after the jump:
When Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder was named MVP of the NBA, he took the opportunity to thank God, his family and his mom for choosing life, “We weren’t supposed to be here. . . You sacrificed for us. You’re the real MVP.” Watch it after the jump, and Happy Mother’s Day.
On the album Mermaid Avenue Billy Bragg and Wilco put music to Woody Guthrie’s previously unsung lyrics. Guthrie, grew up a Christian in a small town in Oklahoma. He was drawn to the social gospel, and the image of Jesus as the redeemer of the poor and dispossessed. More and the song after the jump:
The St. Olaf Choir, the premier a capella choir in the United States, has begun its 2016 Winter Tour. It kicked off in Denver, Colorado, which is where our own Melissa Musick heard them perform. Get their concert schedule, hear them sing, & more from Melissa after the jump: