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Fr. Royal Lee, a Roman Catholic Priest, seeks to answer the question "Where do we go from here as African American Catholics in the 21st century." Join Fr. Lee as he seeks out these answers while sharing his life experiences and the experiences of his guests on the African American Catholic Podcast. For more check out FrRoyLee.com.

Fr. Royal Lee, a Roman Catholic Priest, seeks to answer the question "Where do we go from here as African American Catholics in the 21st century." Join Fr. Lee as he seeks out these answers while sharing his life experiences and the experiences of his guests on the African American Catholic Podcast. For more check out FrRoyLee.com.

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Fr. Royal Lee, a Roman Catholic Priest, seeks to answer the question "Where do we go from here as African American Catholics in the 21st century." Join Fr. Lee as he seeks out these answers while sharing his life experiences and the experiences of his guests on the African American Catholic Podcast. For more check out FrRoyLee.com.

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English


Episodes

Fr. Everett Pearson

3/15/2022
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes brother Priest, Fr. Everett Pearson. Fr. Everett obtained his S.T.B. degree in Sacred Theology from the Angelicum University graduating Magna Cum Laude. In 1994-1995, Fr. Everett retured to Rome, residing at the Casa Santa Maria, the American Bishops Graduate House of Studies in Rome, to complete his S.T.L. degree in Dogmatic Theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University.

Duration:00:53:49

Sisters of The Holy Family

3/8/2022
Twenty years before the Civil War of the United States, and before it was legal for such a Congregation to exist, the Sisters of the Holy Family were founded in New Orleans, Louisiana by Henriette Delille, a free woman of color. Co-foundresses of this religious community of African-American women were Juliette Gaudin and Josephine Charles. The Sisters have spent over 170 years of loving, caring, and sharing with and for the people of God, for their own sanctification, for spreading the word...

Duration:00:46:28

Vivian Shaku

3/1/2022
Vivian Shaku is the CEO of the Non-profit organization "House of Globalization". Ms. Shaku is no stranger to human services. She currently works in a field where she assist At-Risk individuals that are fighting poverty, domestic violence, human and sex trafficking. According to her organization's website the House of Globalization incorporates the visual arts into their process to bring awareness to these issues.

Duration:00:15:06

Deacon Leonard Chambliss

2/22/2022
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Deacon Leonard Chambliss of the Archdiocese of Atlanta and serves as in several capacities in ministry at the parish level as well as with Pregnancy Aid Clinic and National Association of Black Catholic Deacons

Duration:00:45:47

Patricia Fointno

2/15/2022

Duration:00:37:58

Rawn Harbor

2/8/2022
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Catholic musician Rawn Harbor. Harbor is one of the preeminent African American Catholic liturgists and musicians in the U.S. today. A gifted pianist and composer, he is also a much sought-after workshop facilitator, speaker and liturgist.

Duration:00:11:26

Deacon Chester Griffin

2/1/2022
Deacon Chester is usually seen participating and leading Saturday and Sunday Masses. During the week, he handles several ministries. His area of focus is pastoral care and marriage prep. He is a member of the Simon’s Call AIDS Ministry and the Haiti Ministry. Chester is active in interfaith and Archdiocesan organizations and is a member of the Archdiocesan Task Force to End the Death Penalty and the National Black Clergy Caucus. He is a native of Lubbock, Texas and has been at Lourdes since...

Duration:00:43:30

Fr. Jeffery Ott, O.P.

1/25/2022
Father Jeffery Ott, O.P., is a friar of the Order of Preachers serving as Pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, the first African American Catholic Church in Atlanta. He is the President of the Board for Interfaith Community Initiatives and serves on the leadership council for the Southern Dominican Province. Father Jeffery received a Master of Arts in Theology and a Master of Divinity from the Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis, Missouri. Before becoming pastor of Lourdes,...

Duration:00:24:44

Dr Ansel Augustine

1/18/2022
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Dr. Ansel Augustine. to the show. Dr. Ansel Augustine is the Executive Director of Cultural Diversity and Outreach for the Archdiocese of Washington. He has presented workshops and keynotes around the country and has written various pieces related to ministry. Ansel has worked in prison ministry for over 25 years in various capacities. He is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. the Knights of Columbus, the Knights of Peter Claver, and the Wild Tchoupitoulas...

Duration:00:36:56

Deacon Leroy Gill

1/12/2022
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Deacon Leroy Gill of the Archdiocese of Chicago where he serves as a representative of the Black Catholic Deacons of Chicago. The Chicago Black Catholic Deacons and their wives are a resource for peace and justice, making Christ visible in the Archdiocese of Chicago with a focus on the Black communities in Chicago. The Black Catholic Deacons serve as leaders and foster the representation and voice of Black Catholics by serving on many critical committees and in...

Duration:00:49:57

Anthony Mensah

11/2/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes 23 year old Anthony Mensah, young adult, African American Catholic to talk about his experience in the Church. Join Fr. Roy Lee as we get a glimpse into our churches young adult experiences.

Duration:00:46:28

Cary Dabney M.Div

10/26/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Cary Dabney, Professor of Systematic Theology with specialty in Christology, Catholic Moral Theology, and Black Catholic Studies. Cary has several years of experience in church administrator and pastoral ministry. Skilled in Volunteer Management and Public Speaking. Strong education professional with a Masters of Divinity, currently a PhD Candidate, with a focus in Theological Ethics, Black Catholic Studies, and African American Spirituality.

Duration:01:05:12

Home Ownership with Nicole Clark

10/19/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Atlanta based real estate agent Nicole Clark who talks about home ownership and the experience of home ownership through a very particular lens. Join Fr. Roy Lee for another enlightening conversation on the African American Catholic Podcast.

Duration:00:50:10

Deacon Allen & Edith Stevens

10/12/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes husband and wife, Deacon Allen and Edith Stevens to the podcast. In this conversation Deacon and his wife talk about the experience of being in formal ministry in the church. Join Fr. Roy Lee as he embarks on another fruitful conversation on the African American Catholic Podcast

Duration:01:02:29

Fr. Gerard Jordan

10/5/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Fr. Gerard Jordan, Pastor of St. Edward's historically Black Catholic church in the Diocese of LaFayette, LA. Fr. Jordan, who serves as special assistant to Chicago’s diocesan postulator for Venerable Fr. Tolton’s sainthood cause shares his story with us and joins the conversation.

Duration:00:50:02

Greg Nash

9/28/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Greg Nash to the podcast. Greg is a expert in Sacred Music and breaks open his story and experiences as being a African American Musician in the Catholic Church.

Duration:00:32:35

Jack Tilson

9/21/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Atlanta-area attorney Jack Tilson to talk about the racial divides in the business world, experiencing the receiving end of racism and how that motivated him to start helping others by becoming an Attorney. Join the conversation.

Duration:01:05:09

Andrew & Terrie Lyke

9/14/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes Andrew and Terri Lyke, are pioneers in Catholic marriage ministry. In 1994 they established Arusi Network to govern their ministerial work. The mission of their ministry is to strengthen the institution of marriage in the African-American community. The focus of that work is in marriage education, spiritual formation and ongoing social support through outreach from faith-based communities. They facilitate retreats, workshops, relationship coaching, and parish...

Duration:00:50:52

Greg Bearstop

9/7/2021
Fr. Roy Lee welcomes inspirational speaker, therapist, and spiritual guide, Gregory F. Bearstop who has helped hundreds of people transform their lives as they journey from alcohol and drug abuse, and dependency to recovery. Bearstop holds a Master of Theological Studies degree from Washington Theological Union and is a certified master addiction counselor. He has been a licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor for more than 10 years and a substance abuse counselor for more than 20 years.

Duration:00:59:05

Tahira Thea Stevens

7/13/2021
Fr. Roy welcomes Tahira Thea Stevens to the podcast as the come around the table to discuss what it means to be an African American Catholic Young Adult in today's culture.

Duration:01:37:59