Black Catholic Pride :

St. Peter Claver Parish Centennial Celebration

St. Peter Claver Church’s Centennial Celebration Marks 100 Years of Black Catholic Ministry in the Diocese

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT — The year was 1917. America had just entered World War I. It was also a somber time in church history — black Catholics were not welcomed to worship within the same space as their white Catholic brothers and sisters.  Read more….