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Black Catholic rower, first African American to cross the Atlantic, to feature in NYC Columbus Day Parade tomorrow

A history-making Black rower is being feted tomorrow at the nation's premier Columbus Day Parade in his hometown. He's also a devout Catholic.

XULA named #3 HBCU in the nation

Xavier University of Louisiana, the nation's Catholic HBCU, has kept its place in the annual US News' college rankings amidst a year of growth and challenge.

Catholics among the few Black Emmy winners this year—including record-breaker RuPaul

Black actors were snubbed entirely at this year's Emmys, but notable wins in other categories may bring a bit of solace, with Catholic connections aplenty.

Derek Jeter inducted into the Hall of Fame

The famed MLB slugger, fielder, and Black Catholic was inducted into baseball's hall of fame last week, cementing his legacy and inspiring his countless fans.

W. Ralph Eubanks to give Phelps Lecture at Harvard in February 2022

The Mississippi Delta is once again the subject of Ralph Eubanks' gaze, with a new book on the way, a related fellowship at Harvard, and a national lecture to prove it.

Holy Name of Jesus in Los Angeles celebrating centennial Mass tomorrow morning

A historic Black parish in Los Angeles is celebrating a century of service with a weekend of reunions, events, and worship.

Bishop Cheri to celebrate Mass this weekend in Atlanta area following evacuation from New Orleans

The auxiliary bishop of New Orleans, Fernand Cheri III, OFM, will say Mass in the Archdiocese of Atlanta this weekend, following a stop in Montgomery last Sunday.
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