Celebration of the Life and Works of Martin Luther King Jr.

January 14, 2014

TOLEDO – Black Catholic Ministries of the Diocese of Toledo celebrates the life and works of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Saturday, January 18, 2014. The celebration will take place at 4:30 pm at St. John the Evangelist Parish in Lima.

The Drum Major Awards Program – “A Follower of Christ” is free and open to the public. Music will be provided by “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” from Bowling Green State University and hors d’oeuvres will be provided.

St. John’s Parish is located at 777 S. Main St., Lima, Ohio. For more information contact St. John’s at 419-222-5521 or Black Catholic Ministry of the Diocese of Toledo at 419-244-6711 or 800-926-8277 ext. 711

The Diocese of Toledo, established April 15, 1910 encompasses 8222 square miles in a mixture of urban and rural areas that spans 19 counties across Northwest, serving 319,189 Catholics in 124 parishes. The diocese includes Allen, Crawford, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Henry, Huron, Lucas, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Richland, Sandusky, Seneca, Van Wert, Williams, Wood and Wyandot counties.