CRSM Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

On January 21st, CRSM honored Dr. King’s life and his mission of spreading God’s dream for us with an all-school prayer service.  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is a wonderful example of using our voices to seek justice for all humans and highlighted the importance of seeing one another as brothers and sisters. Pierre Edmonds (Dean of Students), an ordained … Read More

Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

On Tuesday January 22nd Cristo Rey St. Martin students experienced a prayer service quite different from what they have come to expect in typical Catholic religious services. In celebration of the life of Martin Luther King Jr., Cristo Rey St. Martin invited the First Baptist Church of North Chicago to lead a worship service in the tradition of the A.M.E. … Read More

CRSM Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

With singing, hugging and powerful words, a packed crowd of Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep students, faculty, staff and visitors reflected on the life of Martin Luther King Jr. Keynote speaker Walstone Francis from Shiloh Baptist Church in Waukegan recited the words of Dr. King and challenged students to embrace their educational opportunities to “find your purpose in life,” … Read More