The Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy is a group of clergy persons from Northern Virginia united for the purposes of Christian fellowship, community engagement, and social justice.
For decades, the African American Clergy persons in Arlington and vicinity have gathered to worship, fellowship, and work together to change the injustices and inequities in the region.
Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy is a partner with the Complete Vaccination Committee. We
strongly encourage all members of our faith communities to get the vaccination.
The Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy mourns the loss of our beloved friend and community leader, Rev. Dr. Leonard N. Smith.
To read the Resolution of Respect for the Rev. Dr. Leonard Smith, please click here.
The Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy has established the Dr. Leonard N. Smith Memorial Scholarship fund. Book scholarships will be given to select minority seminary students beginning in Fall 2022. You can give to this scholarship here.
For more information about the scholarship, please click here.
The Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy hosts three main events per year: Dr. King Celebration, Good Friday and Juneteenth. We welcome you to share in these moments with us. All events will be available on this page via LiveStream.
Dr. Martin Luther King Celebration
Monday, January 16, 2023
Mt. Olive Baptist Church
1601 13th Rd S, Arlington, VA 22204
Rev. Dr. James Victor, Pastor
June 18, 2022
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wilson Boulevard Christian Church
3850 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22203
Rev. Dr. Carol Green-Freeman, Pastor
Click here for FREE tickets and information