Seeking favors, miracles from God through Fr. Tolton
“The exhaustive work of researching Missouri native Venerable Father Augustus Tolton’s life and ministry is now completed.-Catholic Missourian
“The next step toward declaring him a saint is in God’s hands,” said Bishop Joseph N. Perry, co-postulator for Fr. Tolton’s sainthood cause.
Fr. Tolton (1854-97), a former slave, became the Roman Catholic Church’s first black priest in the United States.”