Black Catholic Ministry

Diocese of Owensboro delegates to the 2016 Interregional African American Catholic Conference in Louisville.

“I have the strength for everything through Him who empowers me.” – Philippians 4:13

Black Catholic Ministry in the Diocese of Owensboro is dedicated to serving the needs of black Catholics throughout western Kentucky. This includes college scholarship opportunities for African Americans.


Register now for the National Black Catholic Men’s Conference | October 18-21, 2018

“Know Yourself to Share Yourself.”

The 15th Annual National Black Catholic Men’s Conference provides a forum for African American males and youth to discern the critical issues and challenges facing them in the community. It also provides an environment of mentorship and support for those seeking a vocation in priesthood, brotherhood and the diaconate. The conference will be held at The Westin Richmond, 6631 W Broad St., Richmond, VA, 23230.

Cost: $150
College students: $75
Youth ages 10-17: $65 (Waiver form must be completed by parent or guardian.)

To learn more and register, click here to visit the Diocese of Richmond’s webpage for the event.