Civil Rights Leader Dr. Otis Moss To Speak In Louisville

Numerous events and ceremonies marking the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birth are being held across Louisville this weekend.

Longtime civil rights leader Dr. Otis Moss, Junior will deliver a public speech Sunday evening at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church on North Hubbards Lane.

Dr. Moss was a co-pastor with Dr. Martin Luther King, Senior, at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, and was a church pastor in Cleveland for 33 years before his retirement in 2008.

He currently serves on President Obama’s White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships Advisory Council.

Sunday’s address begins at 7:00 at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. It’s free and open to the public.