The History of Black Catholics in the United States

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The Crossroad Publishing Company, Mar 1, 1995 - Religion - 366 pages
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This book makes an extremely valuable contribution to our understanding of African-American religious life by presenting the first full-length treatment of the Black Catholic experience. It should be read by all interested in the history and culture of Black Americans.

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I really liked this book. I became more interested in Black Catholics in particular as when I lived in Texas I belonged to a primarily black Catholic church. What I found most interesting actually ... Read full review

Contents

AFRICAN ROOTS l
13
The Black Catholic Community before the Civil War
67
POSTSCRIPT
260
BIBLIOGRAPHY
323
INDEX
339
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About the author (1995)

Davis is a monk and professor of history at St. Meinrad's Abbey in Indiana.

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