Thea Bowman


Sister Thea Bowman honored at Hinds Community College

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Hinds Community College hosted a special showing of the documentary, Going home like a shooting star: Thea Bowman’s journey to Sainthood. The documentary sheds light on the fascinating and compelling life of Sister Thea Bowman, which includes many highs and many lows. Sister Bowman was an African American Catholic Franciscan nun who used her powerful gifts to educate and challenge the church and society to grow and come together as one despite color, race, or creed.
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Legacy concert in La Crosse to celebrate FSPA Sister Thea Bowman

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – Happening Sunday, Viterbo University is celebrating FSPA Sister Thea Bowman with a ‘Legacy Concert’. Bowman, the first black member of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration, graduated from Viterbo College in 1965. The concert, featuring six bands and artists, kicks off a week of events honoring Bowman, who is the subject of a sainthood effort....

Inclusion and Belongingness with Thea Bowman

Theology Common Text Lecture with Mrs. Sherita Thomas. On Nov. 3, theology students filed into McGuire Hall and anticipated the arrival of the night’s guest speaker, Mrs. Sherida Thomas, a vice president of global associate experience at T. Rowe Price and the Interim Director of the Office of Black Catholics in the Archdiocese of Baltimore.