Dr. Martin Luther King Interfaith Worship Service
The Twenty-Seventh Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Citywide Interfaith Worship Service was hosted by the MLK Commission of San Antonio at the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Jan. 19. The invocation was given by Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller, MSpS. Among other speakers at the event were Imam Omar Shakir, resident imam of Masjid Bilal; Dr. John Abdo, MLK Interfaith Worship Service Committee chairman and Baha'i faith representative; Bishop David Copeland, MLK Commission chairman; Rabbi Elisa Koppel of Temple Beth-El; and Rev. Dr. Marcus A. L. Freeman, pastor of St. Paul United Methodist Church. The commemorative message was presented by Rev. Carl Rolfs, district superintendent of the United Methodist Church.