Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

The 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Mass and Celebration will take place again at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, 1695 Central Ave., on January 16, 2017 at 9:30 AM with a prelude by the Voices of St. Augustine. The theme is “Living the Legacy of Peace and Justice.” The celebrant and homilist is Most Rev. Martin D. Holley, Bishop of Memphis. The choir is the Voices of St. Augustine with Mr. Robert Clayborn, director and pianist. Liturgical dancers are the St. Augustine Liturgical Dancers and the Barbara Tyler drummers. Mrs. Bertha Gilmore, director of Religious Education at St. Augustine Church, will be the recipient of the Dr. James W. Hose Evangelization Award. The Sister Thea Bowman Service Awards go to Holy Spirit Church Lunch Servers at Holy Names on Mondays and the St. Louis Church Lunch Servers at Holy Names on Wednesdays. All are invited to come.

Posted by Aileen Palmer at 11:22