Home » Posts tagged 'Dr. King’s legacy'

USCCB president: ‘Active love’ needed to further Rev. King’s legacy

By

WASHINGTON   — The federal holiday honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is “an important time to recommit ourselves to the Gospel message he preached,” said Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, who is president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Rev. King’s message, Cardinal DiNardo said in a Jan. 10 statement, is that “the sin of racism can be defeated by active love and the light of faith.” This year the holiday is Jan. 15.

Read more »

Comments Off on USCCB president: ‘Active love’ needed to further Rev. King’s legacy