Black Catholic Theological Symposium

A national interdisciplinary theological society of the Roman Catholic tradition. It was established to:

  1. Publish – Publish reports, the Symposium’s discussions, and research of Symposium membership;
  2. To Encourage – To encourage the teaching and discussion of Black Catholic religious and cultural experiences and thought within the theology and/or religious studies curriculum of colleges, universities, and seminaries;
  3. To Encourage – To encourage the identification and development of Black Catholic Scholars in the fields of Theology, Liturgy, Ethics, Canon Law, Church History, Biblical studies etc;
  4. To Enable – To enable the identification and development of theoretically grounded practitioners in the fields of pastoral ministry and religious education
  5. To Encourage – To encourage theologically and theoretically grounded ministry and program development responsive to the needs of Black Catholics within the Church and society