byDid you know that the founder of the Sisters of the Holy Family, based in New Orleans, Louisiana, is among three African American candidates for the sainthood in the Catholic Church?
| Nov. 12, 2013 Did you know that the Oblate Sisters of Providence in Baltimore is the first and older religious congregation for women of color in the United States? | Nov. 11, 2013 Did you know that the first African-American priest ever to be ordained in the United States was born and raised in nearby Baltimore, MD, 150 years ago? | Nov. 10, 2013 Did you know that a former slave who worked as a hairdresser in New York more than two centuries ago is on track to become the first African American man canonized as a saint from the United States? | Nov. 9, 2013 Did you know that the first African woman to be canonized as a saint by the Church in 21st century lived her entire childhood as a slave? | Nov. 8, 2013 Did you know that two young African Christian women and three companions were thrown to wild animals and killed for their faith at Carthage in the year 203?