Vocations

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Dr. Ansel Augustine featured in upcoming National Religious Vocation Conference event

The "Holy Hot Boy", recently returned to the Crescent City from a Black ministry post in DC, is a presenter in a vocations event concerning religious life.

Feast day procession for Venerable Augustus Tolton scheduled for tomorrow in Illinois

The nation's first openly Black priest is getting his annual due in Quincy, the town that molded him in his childhood and fostered his priestly call.

'After the Flare and Flame': an ordination poem

Fr Joseph A. Brown, SJ offers a poetic reflection on the recent ordination of Fr Ajani Gibson and eight of his fellow Midwest Jesuits.

'The first of many': Msgr James Boddie Jr., a prophet honored in his hometown

At the request of St Augustine's Bishop Felipe Esteves, the first Black priest in Florida history was named a monsignor by Pope Francis. The day after Juneteenth, he was honored with a Mass.

National Black Catholic Congress seeking information from U.S. Black seminarians

Know a Black seminarian? The National Black Catholic Congress and National Black Catholic Seminarians Association would like to as well.

Josephite seminarians making first profession on Sunday

The nation's only order of priests dedicated to serving African-Americans will have two newly-professed members come Sunday.

New African-American priest in New Orleans already making waves

New Orleans' newest Black priest, Fr Ajani Gibson, managed to go viral twice within the first 36 hours of his priesthood. He's just getting started.
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