Christ Church Cathedral http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Christ Church Cathedral To Pay Tribute To Rosa Parks http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/christ-church-cathedral-pay-tribute-rosa-parks <p>In celebration of Black History Month, Christ Church Cathedral is holding a concert Sunday honoring Rosa Parks. The concert will feature arrangements of spirituals and “Hymn for Rosa,” a work written by Christ Church Cathedral organist and choirmaster William “Pat” Partridge after Rosa Parks died.</p><p>According to Partridge, her death reminded him of his childhood in segregated Virginia and her perseverance to end segregation.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 22:19:02 +0000 Camille Phillips 33727 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Christ Church Cathedral To Pay Tribute To Rosa Parks St. Louis Remains A Stronghold For Dr. King's Dream http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-remains-stronghold-dr-kings-dream <p>Thousands of St. Louis-area residents celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with ceremonies, music and marches over the three-day weekend.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Christ Church Cathedral in downtown St. Louis hosted readings on Monday of King's writings, sermons and speeches from the same pulpit where he once preached 50 years ago.</span></p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 00:51:02 +0000 Joseph Leahy 33145 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Remains A Stronghold For Dr. King's Dream Episcopal Leaders In Boston, St. Louis Use World Series To 'Strike Out' Human Trafficking http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/episcopal-leaders-boston-st-louis-use-world-series-strike-out-human-trafficking <p><strong>Updated at bottom on October 22 with bets from the Archdiocese.</strong></p><p><strong>Updated at 3:30 p.m. to clarify quote about child trafficking.</strong></p><p>The leaders of the Episcopal cathedrals in Boston and St. Louis are betting that the World Series between the Red Sox and Cardinals will help combat human trafficking and prostitution in their cities.</p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 19:51:17 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 30822 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Episcopal Leaders In Boston, St. Louis Use World Series To 'Strike Out' Human Trafficking Public invited to read, listen to King's words http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/public-invited-read-listen-kings-words <p>For the third year in a row, <a href="http://www.christchurchcathedral.us/">Christ Church Cathedral</a> in downtown St. Louis will give area residents a chance to read and hear the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.</p><p>The dean of the Episcopal cathedral, The Very Rev. Mike Kinman, says&nbsp; he appreciates the call from President Obama to make King&#39;s birthday a <a href="http://mlkday.gov/">day of service</a>. But he says the readings are designed to provide the reflective counterpart that was also a crucial part of King&#39;s life.</p> Mon, 16 Jan 2012 14:30:00 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2850 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Public invited to read, listen to King's words