In A Word began publishing in 1983.


During this time the monthly publication has reached countless numbers of people throughout the world.


We bring out the gifts and blessings of African American Catholics.


With sparkling photos and challenging information we share the

 otherwise unrecognized gifts of

African American Catholics.

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Previous issues can be found in the Archives section

In the current issue:

 -Growing through service. The story of the Holy Spirit Missionary Sisters and their role in the life of Ms. Arantxa Martinez at the Holy Spirit Life Learning Center in the Rogers Park area of Chicago, Illinois.