Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration

january, 2018

12jan11:00 am12:00 pmFeaturedDr. Martin Luther King, Jr. CommemorationThe Rev. Marvin A. McMickle, PhD - President of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School

Event Details

THE AMERICAN DEMOCRACY PROJECT PRESENTS DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. COMMEMORATION

The Rev. Marvin A. McMickle, PhD

President of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School

Friday, January 12, 2018
11 am – noon

Film screening to follow: PBS documentary Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Sponsored by the American Democracy Project and the REOC Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Planning Committee.

Born in Chicago in 1948, Dr. McMickle served as the senior pastor of Antioch Baptist Church in Cleveland, OH, from 1987 to 2011. He led the church in establishing a ministry for people affected by HIV/AIDS — the first of its kind in the country. Under his leadership, the church tithed one-tenth of its annual income to community-based programs every year.

He is a member of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Board of Preachers at Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA, and has authored 14 books and dozens of articles that regularly appear in professional journals and magazines.

Time

(Friday) 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Location

REOC Campus

161 Chestnut Street Rochester, NY 14604

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