The Commission on Black Ministry is an outreach ministry for the clergy and laity to promote awareness and education of racial and cultural concerns, and to allow the opportunity for reconciliation for all people within the Diocese of Texas.
Jesus commands that disciples be made of all nations. “There is no longer Greek and Jew, circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave and free; but Christ is all and in all!” (Colossians 3:11) God’s Kingdom includes “every nation and tribe and language and people.” (Revelation 14:6) Racism, therefore, is a barrier to Biblical evangelism, obedient
The Commission on Black Ministry is an outreach ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas, which promotes awareness, provides education and fosters respect and appreciation for our racial and cultural differences.
Our vision is to celebrate black participation in the programs,
Contact the Rev. Glenice Robinson-Como, Chair
Denise Trevino, Diocesan Liaison (Diocesan Missioner for Intercultural Development)
A History of the African-American Presence is
The Episcopal Diocese of Texas.
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