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Mother Bethel AME Church

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Christians In Society Hill Celebrate Easter With Sunrise Service

Mother Bethel AME church in Society Hill offered a 6 a.m. service where more than one hundred members showed up for the early worship.

04/20/2014

(Philadelphia NAACP president Jerome Mondesire announces the essay contest.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Two Phila. Groups Sponsoring Black History Month Student Essay Contest

The Philadelphia branch of the NAACP and the antiviolence initiave “Hands Across Philadelphia” are teaming up with the Philadelphia school district to launch a new essay contest focused on black history.

01/09/2014

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St. Thomas Episcopal Church And Mother Bethel AME Celebrate History With Joint Mass

The two churches that started what has become known as the Black Church Movement in America united for a historic worship service Sunday morning at St. Thomas Episcopal Church on Lancaster Avenue.

11/20/2011

Arch Street Friends House

Top Historic Sacred Spots In Philadelphia

Most people know Philadelphia as the birth place of liberty — the place where concepts like freedom of speech and Democracy were perfected.

01/12/2011