Martin Luther King to be honored by Notre Dame prayer service

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Martin Luther King Jr

Martin Luther King Day will be observed at the University of Notre Dame with a prayer service Monday (Jan. 16) at 11:30 a.m. in the Main Building rotunda.

Notre Dame’s president, Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., will lead the “Prayer Service to Honor the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” Other participants will include Rev. Hugh Page, dean of Notre Dame’s First Year of Studies and associate professor of theology and Africana studies and community leaders from the Michiana area. Music will be provided by Notre Dame’s Voices of Faith Gospel Choir.

A reception will follow the event, which is open to the public.

Contact: Tobias Blake, 574-631-6841,