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What We Have Seen & Heard

Nearly 28 years ago, on Sept. 9, 1984, the Black Bishops wrote a Pastoral Letter entitled “What We Have Seen and Heard.” This document validated the need for the Church to understand that culture plays a role in evangelization and spirituality. As black Catholics in the Archdiocese of Detroit strive to build a plan for evangelization, this letter must be one of the documents considered in any group's study.

Read the document here