Born in Detroit, Michigan to Mary O. Alexander, retired Educator for the Highland Park School system and the Late Dick “Night Train” Lane; National Football League Hall of Fame Cornerback, Mr. Lane, Jr. attended Morehouse College in Atlanta Georgia and also served honorably for nearly six years in the United States Army Military Police Corps in numerous domestic and international locations.
As a convert to the Faith in April 19, 2003, it was in early 2005 when Mr. Lane was lead to begin proclaiming the Gospel as a Street Corner Evangelist, sharing the Word of God, passing out Bibles, Crosses and other Religious items. Since that time Mr. Lane has been featured on “Catholic Answers Live”, Ave Maria Radio, Relevant Radio, Our Sunday Visitor, the National Catholic Reporter, Sports Review Magazine, as well as Eternal Word Television Network’s (EWTN) the “Journey Home” with Marcus Grodi and is the Co-Founder of Catholic Men for Christ Men’s Conference in St. Louis, Missouri which continues to draw thousands of men each year to hear the Powerful Message of the Gospel.
Being one of the most sought after Catholic Speakers in the United States Mr. Lane continues to evolve, bringing the Fire of the Holy Spirit with him in all of his talks and Engagements not only to Catholic Churches, but also being invited to speak and preach in numerous Baptist, Methodist and Inter/Non- Denomination churches across the Country bringing True Witness of Christ in an ecumenical role.
In FULL TIME ministry, Mr. Lane is truly on the rise as one of the most dynamic and Charismatic Catholic Speakers and Revivalists around, conducting Parish Missions and Revivals across the Nation “Preaching, Teaching and Sharing the Word of God” in the TRUEST spirit of ecumenism, focusing on the importance of Evangelization and ministering to thousands who are lost and in search of something greater than themselves; Jesus Christ!
~ The proclamation and handing on of the Gospel ~
Mr. Lane’s dynamic and charismatic style of ministry is based upon three principles; Faith – Hope – Love; integrating these with the Sacraments instituted by Christ. Evangelist Lane focuses on Reconciliation in effort to bring about healing to so many who are lost and fallen away from His Church.
Richard is the proud husband of Donna L. Lane and a beautiful daughter, K. Alexandria Lane.
Contact Richard today for your next Engagement, Advent/Lenten Parish Mission or Men’s Conference, to email, click on the picture below. Thank you and God bless.
Donna Louise (Cloyd) Lane, married to Catholic Evangelist Richard L. Lane, and Co-Founder of Qorban (Dedicated to God)Ministries, was born in St. Louis, Missouri to Dr. & Mrs. Mason D. Cloyd.
Donna is a ‘cradle’ Catholic who has been intimately involved in the Church since grade school (pre-Vatican II) until present. For twenty seven years, Donna had been an Early Childhood Specialist, working with abused and neglected children and their parents, as well as a foster parent herself, to ten children.
In 1996 Donna was hired as the Director of Religious Education for St. Alphonsus Liguori ‘Rock’ Church in St. Louis, Missouri until she retired in 2012. Donna is a Certified Master Catechist and is well known for her beautiful and inspirational workshops and catechetical formation & training. For approximately 12 years, Donna was on faculty at the Institute for Black Catholic Studies at Xavier University in New Orleans, Louisiana teaching Masters level Catechetical courses.
>Donna has taught Catholic Theology, and has presented numerous workshops on Sacramental Preparation, A Black Presence in the Bible, as well as Who We Are and Whose We Are. Donna remains as an integral and dominant force within Richard Lane Ministries and all of its works. When she can, Donna travels the Country doing various Presentations, Workshops as well as leading Parish Missions with her husband. Richard and Donna co-founded Qorban Ministries, now Richard Lane Ministries in early 2005 and were married in 2006. In 2015 they will celebrate 10 years of Ministry having begun by simply handing out Bibles on the street corner. GOD is able!!!