“We cannot tolerate or turn a blind eye to racism and exclusion in any form and yet claim to defend the sacredness of every human life.” — Pope Francis
The Archdiocese of Baltimore is committed to bringing an end to racism in all its forms, both in our society and in our church. On this page, you will find resources for promoting racial justice. Also included is the latest news, commentary and other information concerning the fight for racial justice.
Join us in praying for an end to the scourge of racism in our nation and around the world.
In honor of St. Peter Claver, the patron saint of racial justice whose feast is in September, Archbishop William E. Lori celebrated a Sept. 13 Mass at St. Peter Claver Church in West Baltimore. Click play to watch a recording of the liturgy.