Author: BLACKCATHOLIC

Black History Month 2019 – How BLACKCATHOLIC Will Celebrate!

This is a important month to my apostolate along with November (Black Catholic History Month), and if you were around last November following my social media extensions, you saw how I showcased content special to the celebration all throughout the month culminating in the launch of this site on Nov. 25. February will be much…

By BLACKCATHOLIC February 1, 2019 0

Happy Black History Month from BLACKCATHOLIC!

Happy Black History Month from BLACKCATHOLIC! All-month celebration plans for the apostolate coming later today. Picture: June 21, 1964, Fr. Theodore Martin Hesburgh, CSC with Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., singing “We Shall Overcome.” Original picture used under CC BY-SA 4.0 Original picture (The Smithsonian and National Portrait Gallery) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_Hesburgh https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/legalcode

By BLACKCATHOLIC February 1, 2019 0

Pictures From Retreat

Just as I posted before, I was on a semi-silent retreat with fellow 1st and 2nd Philosophy seminarians at the Saint John XXIII Pastoral Center in Charleston, West Virginia for a week. We just got back to campus today. I’m a 1st Philosophy seminarian (route to ordination: two years of philosophy studies, four years of…

By BLACKCATHOLIC January 25, 2019 0

On Retreat!

This past week my fellow seminarians and I have been on retreat at the Saint John XXIII Pastoral Center in West Virginia before the semester officially begins next Monday. Will post some pictures in a later post. Nice place. It’s been a semi-silent retreat, and the rector of our seminary has been leading the conferences…

By BLACKCATHOLIC January 24, 2019 0

Books For This Semester . . .

Here’s a look at just SOME (12 total in this picture) of the books that are on the line up for my classes this semester. Definitely some interesting things here that I’m eager to sink into and learn from. There’s always that little pocket of giddiness and expectation when you first get your books for…

By BLACKCATHOLIC January 14, 2019 0