Sunday, August 30, 2015


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Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Fr. Cyprian Davis has died

Sad news.

Fr. Cyprian Davis, OSB, has died at age 84. See:

He was a legend of Black Catholic Studies (it wouldn't be tough to make an argument that he created the field). I wrote about him for Black Catholic History Month a couple of years ago:

May he rest well. 

(Photo via St. Meinrad Abbey)