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Black Catholic Ministry of the Diocese of Wilmington to host Juneteenth...

The Ministry for Black Catholics of the Diocese of Wilmington will host a Juneteenth celebration at St. Joseph's Church, 1012 N. French Street in...

Navigating racism in America doesn’t stop when you enter the doors...

PHILADELPHIA -- When Joseph Geeter retired from the U.S. Marine Corps and moved to suburban Philadelphia 20 years ago, he attended Mass at a...

Crossword puzzle on Diocese of Wilmington website promotes education for Black...

In its continuing effort to promote education, the Diocese of Wilmington Ministry for Black Catholics is drawing readers to its website at cdow.org during...

Sister Frances Millicent ‘Frankie’ Douglass broke barriers for Black women in...

As a public-facing historian of Black women, I have always relished the fact that Black History Month and Women's History Month are successive in...

Obituary: Beverly A. Carroll, spent life raising voice for African American...

BALTIMORE -- A funeral Mass was offered Nov. 23 at St. Peter Claver Church in West Baltimore for Beverly A. Carroll, a social justice...

Combating racism is a good and necessary work for the Catholic...

"What can our parishes do to combat the sins of racism in the geographical boundaries of our community?" This is a question I am...

Father Joseph Brown: Reflection on his book, ‘The Sun Whispers, Wait:...

This small book, a collection of mostly new along with some earlier poems, is a gem of wisdom and craftsmanship. Luke (Jesuit Father Joseph Brown)...

Father Joseph Brown: Priest-poet cites hospitality as key to address social...

Jesuit Father Joseph Brown wields a lot of influence in a creative medium he regards as a form of play. Father Brown, professor of Africana...

Catholic educators urged to address racism against backdrop of nation’s current...

WASHINGTON -- When Catholic educators met virtually this year at their annual conference, they took a close look at racism and how teachers should...

Jacqueline Wilson, leader in national and regional organizations for Black Catholics,...

Jacqueline E. Wilson, a resident of the Diocese of Wilmington and a prominent member of several organizations for Black Catholics, died Jan. 8 at...

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