Toward "Blessings of Liberty and Justice": The Catholic Church in North Carolina and Desegregation, 1945-1974

Newman, Mark
July 2008
North Carolina Historical Review;Jul2008, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p317
Academic Journal
The article describes the Catholic Church in North Carolina from 1945 to 1974. It highlights the contributions of Bishop Vincent S. Waters of the Catholic Diocese of Raleigh, to the state's Catholic Church. It describes the actions taken by Waters to address the issue of racial discrimination and segregation in some Catholic churches. The article also describes how desegregation occurred in the state.


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