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Black Catholic History Month on A Black-American Experience!®



Saint Martin de Porres is the First Black-American Saint Canonized by Pope John XXIII May 16, 1962.Statue_SMD

and the National Black Congress have more information about Black Catholic History Month. Some Black Catholics include:

  • Martin de Porres
  • Benedict the Moor
  • Augustine
  • Monica
  • Charles Lwanga
  • Elizabeth of Portugal
  • Moses the Black
  • Martyrs of Uganda


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