Clarissa's Blog

An academic's opinions on feminism, politics, literature, philosophy, teaching, academia, and a lot more.

A Bishop from Congo

Hey, folks, did you know that the first black Catholic bishop in history was the son of the Congo emperor Nzinga Mvemba who ruled the Congo in the first half of the 16th century? Mvemba was a devout Christian who sent his son to Portugal and then to Rome to attend seminary. And the son became a bishop. 


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