Los Angeles

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William King, nonprofit director and public speaker, preaches young adult event in Los Angeles

A former seminarian with the Josephites, William King is continuing to make an impact in his community as he speaks and serves in South Los Angeles.

Black Catholics win big in Catholic Press Awards

African Americans were counted among the creators, co-creators, and subjects of a number of award-winning Catholic media pieces last year. We have a list.

Black Catholics on display in run-up to Tokyo Olympics

Black Catholics aplenty have spent the last year or more preparing for the 2021 Summer Olympics, and things are beginning to heat up.

Priestly Potshots: Bishop Barron speaks his mind

Bishop Robert Barron's apparent foray into a Facebook comments section has caused considerable controversy as he prepares to release Gloria Purvis' Word on Fire series on racism.

Kobe Bryant being inducted into Hall of Fame later today

Kobe Bean Bryant, perhaps the greatest basketball player of all time, will be enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame today in one of the most prolific induction classes of all time.

National Parks Week for Black Catholics: The essential list

As the government encourages us to get out and enjoy our public parks, BCM provides an international list of venues connected to Black Catholics of old.

Amanda Gorman: Poet Laureate, bestseller, Ivy Leaguer and Black Catholic

Though the world may not yet know it, the nation's first National Youth Poet Laureate, author of the most riveting poem of recent memory, is a Black Catholic.
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