Cornell College Events

Candlelight MLK Vigil

Event Detail
Date: Monday, January 20th
Time: 5:00 pm
Description:

Join us as we commemorate the courage, love, and healing wisdom of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and other Civil Rights Movement heroes. Vigil begins in Thomas Commons lobby, briefly sojourns to the MLK Memorial tree then into Allee Chapel for our naming and lighting candles for people past and present who have taught us courage, inclusive love, and the power of being instruments of healing peace. Join us as we commemorate the courage, love, and healing wisdom of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and other Civil Rights Movement heroes. Vigil begins in Thomas Commons lobby, briefly sojourns to the MLK Memorial tree then into Allee Chapel for our naming and lighting candles for people past and present who have taught us courage, inclusive love, and the power of being instruments of healing peace. A brief, optional ​Peace Euchar​is​t (​inclusive ​Communion) follows with MLK theology related scripture on love and ​social ​justice. ~Sponsored by I​nter-cultural Life, BACO, C​ivic ​Engagement., & Spiritual Life's Soul Friends, Better Together Interfaith Allies & Chaplain ~Sponsored by ICL, BACO, CE, & Spiritual Life's Soul Friends, Better Together Interfaith Allies & Chaplain

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Contact:
Rev. Dr. Catherine Quehl-Engel
319-895-4402
cquehl-engel@cornellcollege.edu

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