In observance of Black History Month

Belleville, Ill. Bishop Edward Braxton visited the Smithsonian Museum of African America History and Culture after he attended the annual US bishops Fall Plenary meeting last November. In a National Catholic Reporter (Feb. 6, 2017) Bishop Braxton shares his thoughts and insights about the museum, which opened in September. The title of the essay is, “We, too, sing America: The Catholic Church and the Museum of African American History and Culture.”

For the entire essay, click here.