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A stained glass image of St. Peter Claver in St. Aloysius church, Glasgow.

Knights of Peter Claver celebrate 111th anniversary

Nov 7, 2020

The Knights of Peter Claver, the largest historically African-American Catholic lay organization in the U.S., is marking the anniversary of... Read more

Knights of Peter Claver will host webinar to identify solutions to racial inequality

Sep 10, 2020

By Perry West

As part of a five part series on social justice, the largest African-American lay Catholic organization will present a web... Read more

Banner at the 2019 March for Life.

Catholic fraternal groups call for prayer and justice amid George Floyd protests

Jun 4, 2020

The Knights of Columbus have announced a forthcoming novena for an end to racism, as Catholic fraternal organizations urge prayer... Read more

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK's Dream 'was about the bettering of humanity'

Jan 20, 2020

By Kevin J. Jones

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to reflect on King’s vision and his example for everyone as a... Read more

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Martin Luther King's legacy: faith, hope and sacrifice

Apr 4, 2018

Fifty years after the death of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Catholics can still learn much from his legacy,... Read more

Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK was Christ-inspired, says head Knight of Peter Claver

Jan 20, 2013

By Kevin J. Jones

Martin Luther King Day is a time to promote racial harmony in America and honor the slain civil rights leader... Read more