November 2, 2017

A crucifix featuring Jesus with African features is seen at Assumption Catholic Church in Washington, D.C., Oct. 20. (CNS / Catholic Standard / Jaclyn Lippelmann)

"It is our faith that calls us to see each other as members of God's family. It is our faith that calls us to confront and overcome racism."

—Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington, D.C., in his pastoral letter "The Challenge of Racism Today," released Nov. 1, All Saints' Day

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