Latest Martin Luther King, Jr. Stories

2011-08-18 18:34:00

COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the nation and the world prepare to commemorate the life, legacy and dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

2011-08-18 18:25:00

MONTGOMERY, Ala., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama, LLC (HMMA) will celebrate with the rest of the nation and the world during the week of August 24-28 as a series of historic events commemorate a permanent memorial to the life and legacy of Dr.

2011-08-16 07:01:00

DALLAS, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Greyhound and Peter Pan Bus Lines are urging customers to plan ahead and book early for schedules between New York and Washington, D.C., on August 27 - 28, especially those with the desire to attend the Aug. 28 dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr.

2011-08-15 07:15:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BET Networks honors the legacy of the civil rights pioneer Martin Luther King, Jr., with a special day of programming on BET and CENTRIC in celebration of the unveiling of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.