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Published: 27 September 2018

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780190618971

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One in Christ

Chicago Catholics and the Quest for Interracial Justice

Karen J. Johnson

  • Investigates black Catholic life, an understudied but vitally important subject
  • Looks at interracial activism from the bottom up, highlighting diversity in the Catholic Church
  • Traces the minority of Catholics who pushed civil rights forward
  • Shows how race and civil rights was not just a Southern issue, but a national one