The Black Church Resists the Changing Culture

In the 1920s, women’s place in society was beginning to change. The Church struggled to accept the transforming culture - something the institution still battles with today.

Premieres on February 16 & 17 at 9PM

An intimate four-hour series from Henry Louis Gates, Jr., The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song will explore the 400-year-old story of the black church in America, the changing nature of worship spaces, and the men and women who shepherded them from the pulpit, the choir loft, and church pews.

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