Rev. Michael Curry’s Royal Wedding Sermon Included a Martin Luther King Jr. Quote. Here’s Its Surprising Political Message

May 19, 2018, 02:21 PM

At the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday, the address delivered by American Episcopal bishop Rev. Michael Curry on the subject of the power of love, began with a quotation from Martin Luther King Jr.

That quotation comes from a 1957 sermon on the subject of "Loving Your Enemies," which King delivered at the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Ala.