Elvis Presley’s fans are gathering in Memphis, Tenn., Saturday to mark the 26th anniversary of his death.
…A local Catholic church will even hold an Elvis Mass, although Elvis wasn’t Catholic.
An Elvis Mass? Well actually they are probably referring to the annual memorial Mass at St. Paul the Apostle in Memphis, at least I hope so. I can just picture a priest with a high collar alb at Christ and Elvis the King Catholic Church preaching “If you don’t repent you will be in Hunka Hunka burning Hell” The Catholic link could be that Elvis had been reading “The Scientific Search for the Face of Jesus” a book about the Shroud of Turin when he died. You can go here to hear Elvis sing “The Miracle of the Rosary