Could Black Catholic Saints Be the US Church’s Hidden
Key for Peace in Society?

National Catholic Register Interview with Bishop Joseph Perry by Peter Jesserer Smith

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Interview with Bishop Joseph Perry about Father Tolton

with Drew Mariani, The Drew Mariani Show, Relevant Radio

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From Slavery to the Priesthood: Father John Augustine Tolton

by Matthew Bunson, Today's Catholic News

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Father Tolton, Pray for Us

by John Garvey, The Boston Pilot

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Pursuing Father Tolton Sainthood, Bishop Feels Link to
First Black Diocesan Priest

by Nichole Golden, Georgia Bulletin

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Scholar Recounts Black Catholics' Rich History

by Kevin J. Jones, Catholic News Agency

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Black Saints: Augustus Tolton

National Catholic Reporter

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“Father Augustus Tolton: From Slave to Priest”

presented by Bishop Joseph Perry
Diocesan Postulator for the Cause of Father Augustus Tolton

At the annual George W. Findley Memorial Lecture
November 4, 2013, at The Athenaeum of Ohio in Mt. Washington/Cincinnati
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From Slavery to Sainthood: Tolton's Back Story

by Jeff Mondlock

An interview with Bishop Joseph Perry for KHQA-TV in Quincy, Illinois