Cardinal Newman Academy is proud to present: Deacon Charles Williams, Director of the Office for Black Catholics, speaking on “Racial Reconciliation and the Catholic Church”. The presentation will be at 7 PM on November 18th, in the Cardinal Newman Auditorium, located at 8706 Quaker Ln., Richmond. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres provided. For more information, or to RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org***
A native of Richmond's Jackson Ward and an alum of Catholic Schools, Deacon Williams is a speaker, writer, and teacher on multiple topics. These topics include the Black Catholic experience, the history of the Black experience in Virginia and Richmond's slave trade, pastoral care of Black Catholics, and the evangelization of the African American community. He has been published in America Magazine and the weekly Catholic Review.