Fourth Black Catholic Congress

August 18, 2021 |

The Field Museum Library, No restrictions, via Wikimedia Commons

The fourth Colored Catholic Congress is held in Chicago, IL from September 4-8, to address important issues such as discriminatory actions in Catholic schools, questions regarding repatriation of Negroes to Africa, and the establishment of separate schools and churches for Black people. The closing mass was attended by more than 5,000 people.

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