Office for Black Catholics
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? Who will go for us? And I said, ”Here I am, Lord. Send me.” ~ Isaiah 6:8, Official scripture of the National Black Catholic Congress.
The Office celebrates the community, contributions and heritage of black Catholics of all ages.
Black Catholic Saints inspire us. Learn more.
“Welcome to the Office for Black Catholics! We work to attract and retain black Catholics and promote inclusion by sharing the richness of the black culture with the Catholic community at large.” ~ Pam Harris, Director
Dates to Remember
- Women's Day of Reflection, Saturday, June 29, 2013, Holy Rosary Catholic Church-Richmond. Sr. Eva Marie Lumas, Speaker. Register online or call the office.
- Men's Day of Reflection, Saturday, July 13, 2013, Basilica, St. Mary-Norfolk. Fr. George Clements, Speaker. Register online or call the office.
- GIA Music Workshop, Lead Me, Guide Me, 2nd Edition. Roger Holland, Presenter. Saturday, August 10, 2013. Basilica, St. Mary-Norfolk. Cost $25. Please call the office to register.
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Calendar of Events: All parishioners of the Diocese of Richmond are welcome and encouraged to participate in the events and activities listed. These events are devised to bring all cultures together and celebrate the rich diversity of our community. Please click on link below.