A descendant of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee who made headlines for denouncing racism announced he is leaving his church due to discomfort with his statements.
Preacher Rod Parsley denounced racism and white supremacy as demonically-inspired and blamed the church for being one of its breeding grounds in a sermon delivered after violent protests in Charlottesville.
When Nicholas Kusmich was in high school, his faith was a big part of his life. At that time, his experience led him to believe that would be to go into the ministry.
In 2017, Rola Sleiman began her role as an officially ordained pastor in Tripoli, Lebanon, after congregants selected her to lead them after their previous pastor left.