Redeem the soul of america

Watch: Ruby Sales, a Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) alumna, joined Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis  at Middle Collegiate Church on Martin Luther King, Jr. Sunday.
January 14, 2018

Hook, Line, and sinker

Watch: Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis and Dr. Ruby Sales discuss the immigration industrial complex in America.
January 28, 2018


Watch: Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis speaks against separating families at the border and reminds congregants that Jesus was a refugee.
June 17, 2018

Race, Povery, and a Path to redemption

Watch: Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis and Dr. Ruby Sales discuss race, poverty, and white supremacy at the annual Revolutionary Love Conference.
April 8, 2018.

Poverty in the West is deeply rooted in spiritual malformation, and in the social pathology of white supremacy
— Ruby Sales

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Where Does It Hurt?

Where does it hurt? That’s a question the civil rights icon Ruby Sales learned to ask during the days of that movement. It’s a question we scarcely know how to ask in public life now, but it gets at human dynamics that we are living and reckoning with. At a convening of 20 theologians seeking to reimagine the public good of theology for this century, Ruby Sales unsettles some of what we think we know about the force of religion in civil rights history, and names a “spiritual crisis of white America” as a calling of this time. Listen to the conversation below or at On Being.


Clergy Condemns Sessions for Justifying Family Separation With Scripture

June 15, 2018—Rev. Jacqui Lewis speaks with NBC 5 (KXAS) about the ongoing humanitarian crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more...

Millenials Are Flocking to This Unusual Church

November 8, 2017—Rev. Jacqui Lewis and Middle Collegiate Church were featured in this New York Post article. Read more...