July 11, 2012

Rosa Parks Statue at National Cathedral

At the Washington National Cathedral, a carving of civil rights figure Rosa Parks is going to be displayed in a section of the church which is dedicated to human rights.  The Episcopal cathedral will show the new sculpture after a ceremony of evening prayer songs.  Other noted figured in that section of the church include former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Rosa Parks refused to give up herbus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama […]