48th Anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassination

April 4th was the 48th Anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. He was in Memphis to support sanitation workers protesting for fair treatment and increased wages. Watch the video below to learn more about the final days of Dr. King's life and the impact of his death. Although Dr. King was tragically murdered 48 years ago, his witness continues to inspire people in our nation and around the world to continue the struggle for justice for all people and the formation of the Beloved Community. The ministry of The Cornelius Corps is committed to helping people and churches remember the faith based non-violent witness of the modern civil rights movement and recommit to the ongoing journey to justice for all God's children in our time.