About two dozen pastors gathered today asking Cardinal Francis George to allow a fiery priest to remain at his church.Father Michael Pfleger has served at St. Sabina Catholic Church for three decades.The cardinal's asked him to take on a new assignment, but Father Pfleger wants to stay.
(photo by Lee Bey)Workers continued to dismantle the limestone facade of the century-old St. John of God Church this week as they cataloged and stacked the pieces for an eventual move to Lake County where they will re-erect the exterior of the edifice on the exterior of a new St.
Father Michael Pfleger's actions might lead many, including those in the archdiocese, to wonder does he follow God's voice or his own. It's no secret that the white leader of the predominately black St. Sabina Church in Chicago is influenced by Rev. Martin Luther King's activism.