Black sisters

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Trailer released for documentary on Servant of God Thea Bowman

An upcoming film will cover the life and legacy of Servant of God Thea Bowman, a Black Catholic religious sister and activist who died in 1990.

Pioneering Black Catholic educator Sr Sandra Smithson, SSSF dead at 96

A fiery Black religious sister known for championing effective public education in her hometown of Nashville has passed away.

Catholic prayer app Hallow offering all features free today, May 5th

The nation's #1 Catholic prayer app is free for 24 hours only, on the National Day of Prayer, and features a number of African Americans.

First Black Catholic parish in Cleveland celebrates centennial

An African-American Catholic church closed by a bishop—and reopened on a Vatican appeal two years later—celebrated its history late last month.

Servant of God Thea Bowman featured in upcoming renamings at Catholic University, Georgetown

America's national Catholic university will honor one of its most famous alums on Friday morning, ahead of a second renaming ceremony at Georgetown the following week.

National Black Sisters' Conference receives NETWORK Lobby's 'Distinguished Justice-Seeker Award'

The association representing the nation's African-American women religious has received an award for its more than 50 years of service in the realm of social justice.

'Today is not about me': Archbishop Shelton Fabre begins tenure in Louisville

Kentucky received its first-ever Black Catholic bishop on Wednesday, with Archbishop Shelton Fabre feted by thousands in Louisville for his installation.
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