Three Black Catholics newly ordained to the Catholic priesthood share their vocation journeys.
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Father Tolton ‘persevered because what was in his heart was love,’ said Archbishop Nelson Pérez.
Father Tolton was declared venerable in 2019.
A Vatican committee has unanimously voted to send the sainthood cause of the first African-American priest in the United States to the next stage.
Document on the life, virtue and alleged miracles of Servant of God Father Augustus Tolton was unanimously approved by a Vatican committee.
Actor Andrae Goodnight speaks about how the Servant of God’s life will inspire people to holiness.
African-American Catholics have developed a rich spiritual patrimony for 500 years that has nourished holy men and women — six of whom have active causes for canonization.
Learn the inspiring story of the first African-American priest in America.