On Black Folk Religion

15 Feb 2023

Last winter a cohort of students and two MORSL staff members, including myself, participated in a movement chaplaincy course in which we studied the role of black folk religion in the Civil Rights...

MORSL Movie Night: The Black Church

Thursday, February 24, 2022 17:00to19:30

In celebration of Black History Month, join us at MORSL for a movie night on February 24th  2022 from 5:00-7:30pm./morslCategory: Spirituality

Black History Month: Black Muslims in Canada

21 Feb 2022

Did you know that Black Muslims have a long and diverse history in Canada, dating back hundreds of years? As of 2011, approximately 9% of Canadian Muslims identified as Black. Many of these Black...

Black History Month: Montreal’s Ethiopian Jewish community

11 Feb 2022

Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month (BHM) festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black citizens, past and present. One way MORSL contributes is to...

Black History Month: From island to island

2 Feb 2022

Between the slave trade and French and English colonization, our island of Montreal shares many links with the islands of the Caribbean,  as far back as 1608. Starting in the 1920s, waves of...

Black History Month: Africville

15 Feb 2021

Did you know that Africville was a small community of predominantly Black Canadians located in Halifax, Nova Scotia?...

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