COLIN Powell was a former politician who made history as the first African-American secretary of state.
At the age of 84, Powell passed away and a memorial service was then held at Washington's National Cathedral to honor his life.
What religion was Colin Powell?
Powell was known as a member of the Episcopal Church, which is similar to the Catholic religion except they do not believe in the authority of the pope.
According to the church's website, Episcopalians believe in "loving, liberating, and life-giving God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit."
Their faith also states that God loves you with no exceptions, including ones sexual identity and orientation.
In Powell's 1995 memoir, My American Journey, he reflected on his beliefs and opening up to readers about his upbringing.
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