Father Pfleger has known Barack Obama for decades. He says Donald Trump must patronizing to his majority-black congregation and "sit down and listen"
America Magazine: The National Catholic Review | December 31, 2016 3:52 PM
Demonstrators Mark New Year's Eve With a Call to End to Chicago Violence
By Michael O'Loughlin
On the final day of one of Chicago’s most violent years in decades, several hundred demonstrators, including some of the family members of the more than 750 people killed in the city in 2016, took to the streets demanding justice for their loved ones and calling for an end to the record-levels of violence affecting the city.
The Rev. Michael Pfleger, a priest and civil rights activist, joined the Rev. Jesse Jackson in leading the march down the Magnificent Mile, the city’s main high-end shopping avenue...
The News and Observer | December 31, 2016, 7:02pm
Silent march through downtown Chicago marks year of violence
Crosses are displayed for each person slain in Chicago this year during a quiet march along Michigan Avenue, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Chicago.Chicago Sun-Times via AP Ashlee Rezin. Hundreds of people carry crosses for each person slain in Chicago ...
CBS Chicago Local | December 31, 2016, 12:14 PM
Hundreds March To Remember Victims Of Chicago's Gun Violence
Father Michael Pfleger organized the memorial. The Rev. Michael Pfleger, a Chicago priest, said the crosses will be carried on Saturday beginning at ...
Chicago Sun-Times | December 31, 2016, 3:01 PM
Magnificent Mile march remembers Chicago's murder victims
This is a Chicago problem,” the St. Sabina pastor added. ... As the group approached Ontario, a Chicago Police sergeant told a street performer, ...
Chicago Sun-Times | December 23, 2016, 11:08 PM
Chicago Sun Times: John Fountain: A carpenter etches the name of every murder victim
Father Michael Pfleger and the Faith Community of St. Sabina, to call attention to Chicago's violence. Zanis says he needs volunteers to transport the ..
By Brit Mc Candless | January 1, 2017, 7:00PM
The violence is so pervasive that Father Michael Pfleger, a priest with the largest Catholic congregation on the South Side, isn't waiting for a savior ...
60 Minutes producer Guy Campanile talks with Fr. Michael Pfleger, pastor of St. Sabina Church on the South Side
By Kathy Routliffe, Contact Reporter, Pioneer Press, November 15, 2016 2:02pm
Asked Monday what people of faith can do to help the world, Father Michael Pfleger advised listeners to pray, especially in the wake of last week's presidential election.
"I'd say, pray every day. I pray when I feel scared, and since last Tuesday, I feel real scared about the world; a lot of people feel scared," Pfleger, pastor of Chicago's St. Sabina Catholic Church, told an audience of more than 150 people at Kenilworth Union Church.
But Pfleger, who spoke at the church as part of its "Public Affairs: Your City and State 2016-2017" program, said nothing else about the election of Donald Trump. ... READ the full article at " Be first responders to save at-risk youth, Pfleger urges Kenilworth audience"