The Rev. Sam Mann spoke at the lectern with the Rev. Robert Lee Hill and Judy Hellman nearby last Sunday during the Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Service. The more than weeklong celebration in Kansas City for the national holiday honoring the birthday of the slain civil rights leader makes this community’s commemoration the largest in the country. A mass celebration is at 6 p.m. Monday at Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver is the keynote speaker.
The Rev. Sam Mann spoke at the lectern with the Rev. Robert Lee Hill and Judy Hellman nearby last Sunday during the Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Service. The more than weeklong celebration in Kansas City for the national holiday honoring the birthday of the slain civil rights leader makes this community’s commemoration the largest in the country. A mass celebration is at 6 p.m. Monday at Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver is the keynote speaker. Lewis W. Diuguid The Kansas City Star
The Rev. Sam Mann spoke at the lectern with the Rev. Robert Lee Hill and Judy Hellman nearby last Sunday during the Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Service. The more than weeklong celebration in Kansas City for the national holiday honoring the birthday of the slain civil rights leader makes this community’s commemoration the largest in the country. A mass celebration is at 6 p.m. Monday at Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver is the keynote speaker. Lewis W. Diuguid The Kansas City Star

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. on his holiday, but work on economic and social justice

January 18, 2015 9:00 AM