Posts Tagged ‘Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King’

Martin Luther King and Working for Christian Unity

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Today, our nation celebrates Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King.  Although he is best known as a civil rights leader, he also played a vital role in the important work of Christian unity. On the night before his Passion, Jesus fervently prayed to the Father that his disciples might all be one, just as he and […] [Read more]

50th Anniversary of Christian Unity at the March on Washington

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Fifty years ago today, on August 28, 1963, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. electrified the nation with the soaring rhetoric of his “I Have a Dream” speech at the Lincoln Memorial, the climax of the March on Washington.  He appealed that day to the American creed of freedom and equality for all, but as […] [Read more]