African drumming, liturgical dance, a Gospel choir and plenty of pageantry were included in a Mass on Feb. 12 in observance of Black History Month. Archbishop Henry J. Mansell celebrated the ninth annual Mass at the Cathedral of St. Joseph. Auxiliary Bishop Martin D. Holley of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., national chaplain for the Knights of Peter Claver, gave the homily. Photos by David Royce.
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