Dr. Infeyani Anikpe, center, of St. Paul of the Cross Church, Atlanta, and Uche Chioke, right, of St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Smyrna, conduct the drum call during the Call to Worship. Looking on is Ada Ngoddy of St. Matthew Church, Tyrone.
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Dr. Infeyani Anikpe, left, of St. Paul of the Cross Church, Atlanta, blows the horn during the Call to Worship. Looking on is Uche Chioke of St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Smyrna.
Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory, second from right conducts the opening prayer as Morehouse College senior Anthony McCool holds the book and Deacons William Simmons III, left, and Bill Monahan standby on the altar.
(Front row, l-r) Dominican Sisters Emeric Bauch, Patricia Caraher, Marie Sullivan and Sister of Saint Joseph Louise Sommer stand as Archbishop Wilton Gregory, the main celebrant, leads a prayer before the congregation. Women religious and priests were honored during the Jan. 19 Mass.
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Msgr. Henry Gracz, pastor of the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Atlanta, delivers his homily during the Jan. 19 Mass in honor of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Maria Almeida of St. Oliver Plunkett Church, Snellville, prays during the Liturgy of the Eucharist.
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Flanked by members of the Knights of Columbus and the Knights of Peter Claver, the clergy exit the church during the recessional hymn "We Shall Overcome."
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Gloria Vazquez, left, 2013 Father Bruce Wilkinson Founders Award recipient, stands with her husband Eleazar and her nine-year-old daughter Elizabeth. Vazquez and her family attend St. Oliver Plunkett Church, Snellville, where she serves as a catechist in the Adult Education Program for the Hispanic Community and an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist.