Posts Tagged ‘Martin Luther King Jr’

Rev Martin Luther King Jr: his wisdom is still calling us higher Comments 0

Thursday, April 5th, 2018
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When a disciple of Jesus takes his or her baptismal call seriously, that person’s words and actions live on long after he or she leaves this world. An outstanding example of this truth is found in the prophetic discipleship of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr King, with selfless courage, faithfully lived out his Read more

The law and Martin Luther King Jr Comments 0

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Fifty years ago this week, the great American preacher, Martin Luther King Jr, published a letter explaining his stand on civil disobedience. He was in jail at the time after being arrested for breaking Alabama’s law against mass public demonstrations. Some white clergymen had criticised him for leading illegal marches against segregation – a charge Read more