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Review: Amanda Gorman's 'Call Us What We Carry' is a subtly Black Catholic masterpiece

Amanda Gorman's latest book of poetry has topped charts and wowed readers since its release in early December. Gunnar Gundersen digs deep in his review.

Opinion: The USCCB's silence on the Capitol riot anniversary was deafening

Alessandra Harris argues that the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops owed the faithful more than nothing on the anniversary of the January 6th attack.

Knights of Peter Claver hosting webinar today on human trafficking

The nation's Black Catholic fraternal order is again revisiting the invisible pandemic of human trafficking, with an event today featuring experts in Los Angeles.

Amanda Gorman releases poem for New Year's Day 2022

The Black Catholic poet supreme is back to end the year the way she started it: with an epic poem lamenting discord and celebrating light.

Amanda Gorman tops NYT Bestseller list yet again with 'Call Us What We Carry'

The star Black Catholic poet is making headlines once again, topping the nation's premier bestseller chart for the third time this year.

St Brigid Catholic Church—social justice hub and home parish of Amanda Gorman—celebrating centennial this weekend

A nationally-known Black parish in Los Angeles is making 100 this weekend, with the festivities including a Black bishop, a street renaming, and history aplenty.

National Black Catholic Congress young adult webinar series continues December 6th

The next entry in a webinar series from young Black Catholic academics will tackle the topic of Black Lives Matter in the context of the Catholic Church.
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