Uncommon Faithfulness (Paperback)

The Black Catholic Experience

By M. Shawn Copeland (Editor), LaReine-Marie Mosely, Albert J. Raboteau

Orbis Books, 9781570758195, 228pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2009

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These essays describe the experience of black Catholics since their arrival in North America in the 16th century until the present day. They highlight the difficulties black Catholics faced in their attempts to join churches and religious communities, their participation in the civil rights struggle, and challenges they face today.