Black Catholics need to tell their stories

Sister Josephine Garrett, a Sister of the Holy Family of Nazareth, grew up in a multicultural environment in Texas. Although she was Baptist, she had graduated from a Catholic university and sang in a Latin liturgical choir. She joined the Catholic Church

Who was Venerable Henriette Delille?

Venerable Henriette Delille was a freewoman of color born in antebellum New Orleans. The foundress of what became the Sisters of the Holy Family, she and her sisters nursed the sick, cared for the poor and instructed the ignorant, principally slaves. She