Richmond

Total 5 Posts

Fr James "Jim" Goode, OFM, legendary Black Catholic preacher-activist, dies at 81

A lauded Black priest, pastor, and revivalist—integral to the development of the Black Catholic Movement—has passed away after a prolonged illness.

New fellowship at Villanova honors pioneering Black nun

The first Black nun to head a Catholic parish is now the namesake of a graduate student fellowship at her alma mater.

Norfolk's 'Black basilica' celebrating 30th elevation anniversary this week

One of the nation's oldest Black parishes is celebrating its longstanding recognition as a historic church and national landmark—as well as its patronal feast.

Where to find a Black Catholic History Month event (2021 edition)

Looking for an event in your area (or an online event) to celebrate Black Catholic History Month this year? We have you covered.

A Black Catholic literary classic has become a flashpoint in Virginia's governor race. But why?

Toni Morrison, who died in 2019, is best known for her novel "Beloved", released in 1987. Today, the best-selling work is under attack in Old Dominion.
You've successfully subscribed to Black Catholic Messenger
Great! Next, complete checkout for full access to Black Catholic Messenger
Welcome back! You've successfully signed in.
Unable to sign you in. Please try again.
Success! Your account is fully activated, you now have access to all content.
Error! Stripe checkout failed.
Success! Your billing info is updated.
Error! Billing info update failed.