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Fall 2014 National Gun Violence Sabbath Weekend

Wooden angel figures in Newtown, CT
Thu, Dec 11 2014, 12:00am to Sun, Dec 14 2014, 12:00am

On the Sabbath, which marks the second anniversary of the mass shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, participants remember those who have lost their lives to gunfire, pray for those who have lost loves ones and work to educate one another on proven means of reducing gun violence.

The Sabbath is sponsored by Washington National Cathedral, the Newtown Foundation and Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence. To register your parish, or to see what other congregations are participating, visit the Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence website.

The Justice Board has provided resources for Anti-Gun Violence Liturgies.

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