Coalition of African American Pastors

Press Releases

Press Release: African American Leade...

 “The Attorney General of the United States should be impeached over his repeated lawlessness in attempting to impose same-sex marriage throughout the nation.” Rev. Bill Owens, Coalition of African American Pastors (CAAP) Download PDF: CAAP Press Release 2-25-2014  Washington, DC— A coalition of African American civil rights leaders and pasto [...]

Black Pastors to Speak Out on Supreme...

Memphis, TN – A group of leading black clergy will hold a press conference in Memphis on Wednesday to coincide with the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage involving the Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8. Led by Rev. William Owens, the Coalition of African-American Pastors (CAAP) has led the charge opposing the cultural shift [...]

May 15, 2012 – Major Civil Righ...

Memphis, TN – A group of leading black clergy and major civil rights leaders will gather in Memphis to turn the tide against the “hijacking” of civil rights movement, asking President Obama to reconsider his support for gay marriage. At a Thursday press conference, The Coalition of African-American Pastors will release a statement signed by b [...]

July 11, 2012 – Black Pastors t...

Memphis, TN – The Coalition of African-American Pastors (CAAP), a group of leading black clergy, will host a press conference in Houston coinciding with the NAACP’s national convention on Thursday to protest the organization’s recent support for same-sex marriage.  CAAP has launched a marriage petition. “The National Association for the [...]

July 6, 2012

July 6, 2012 Black Pastors Call on AME Church to Join in Withholding Support for Obama over Embrace of Gay Marriage “Reaffirming Biblical Views on Marriage is a Pastor’s Moral Duty” Memphis, TN – Following a press conference this week during the Annual Convention of the African, Methodist, and Episcopal (AME) Church Convention in Nashville, t [...]

Tuesday, July 30, 2012

CONTACT: Jameson Cunningham Tuesday, July 30, 2012 Shirley & Banister Public Affairs703-739-5920/800-536-5920 *Media Advisory* Black Pastors to Launch Nationwide Campaign Opposing President’s Support of Gay MarriageCoalition of African-American Pastors to Host Tuesday Press Conference in Washington Memphis, [...]

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