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TCC Radio: Soul Sister | This American Life

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baptism

The painting above is “Baptism” by T. Coleman. Sonari Glinton tells the story of how a Catholic nun taught his entire school on Chicago‘s South Side that we are all made in image and likeness of God by putting a black Jesus in every classroom.  Listen to the story on This American Life after the jump, it begins at the 34 min. mark.

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Misc: Authentically black and Catholic – with something to say about Pope Francis

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Catholic pray before Mass

Mary C. Curtis writes in The Washington Post about being an African American Catholic, “Growing up in Baltimore . . . I thought most black people were Catholic.” Read the whole article here: Authentically black and Catholic with something to say about Pope Francis

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