Thursday, August 24, 2017

If bishops want to face racism, own your own complicity, theologian says

If bishops want to face racism, own your own complicity, theologian says

Following the racial ugliness on display recently in Charlottesville, Virginia, America’s leading Catholic expert on African-American theological ethics, and perhaps the country’s best-known black Catholic priest, says the Church still has a long way to go to live up to the U.S. bishops’ own 1979 declaration that racism is a “radical evil.”