Upcoming Events

Tolton: From Slave to Priest, a powerful one-man drama performed by actor Jim Coleman of Saint Luke Productions will be presented at The Great Aunt Stella Center on Friday, June 7 at 7:30pm and Saturday, June 8 at 3 and 7:30pm. Encounter Father Augustus Tolton, the first African American priest, and be inspired by his compelling story of courage and reconciliation.

Tolton: From Slave to Priest, a powerful one-man drama performed by actor Jim Coleman of Saint Luke Productions will be presented at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Monday, June 10 at 7:30pm and Tuesday, June 11 at 7:30pm. Encounter Father Augustus Tolton, the first African American priest, and be inspired by his compelling story of courage and reconciliation

There will several opportunities to reflect on themes offered in the November 2018 Pastoral Letter Against Racism “Open Wide Our Hearts – the Enduring Call to Love” issued by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. These events, to be held in Morganton on May 6, Charlotte on May 11, Asheville on May 23, and Greensboro on June 15, are a collaborative effort by Catholic Charities, the Diocesan of Charlotte African American Affairs Ministry, and the Sisters of Mercy.