Relics and an icon of St. Josephina Bakhita will be installed in the San Juan cathedral to mark the occasion.
Archbishop Roberto Gonzales Nieves, OFM of San Juan has announced a date for the installation of an icon of St. Josephine Bakhita in the Cathedral Basilica of San Juan Bautista, commemorating the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Puerto Rico. In a post on Twitter Wednesday night, the
Looking for an in-person or virtual event celebrating Black Catholic History Month this November? We have you covered.
Today marks the 59th anniversary of the death of a famed catechist and liturgist who just might be the first Black saint from the United States.