Remembering the Legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 08, 2008

Archbishop Donald W. Wuerl will be principal celebrant and homilist for the Archdiocese of Washington’s annual Mass to celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

Saturday, January 19, 2008
Prelude (music and program): 4:00 p.m.
Mass: 5:00 p.m.
St. Augustine Church
15th and V Streets NW, Washington, DC

This year’s theme is “Pray Without Ceasing.” The music during the Mass will be provided by the Archdiocesan Mass Choir, whose members come from parishes throughout the archdiocese. A simple reception will follow. All are invited to attend. This year also marks the 150th anniversary of St. Augustine Parish.

For more information, please call the Archdiocesan Office of Black Catholics, 301-853-4571. (Media calls: Office of Communications, 301-853-4516.)

Contact:
Susan Gibbs
Director of Communications
301-853-4517
[email protected]