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Two Congregations: Two Acts Of Senseless Violence

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Pastor Eric Manning of Emmanuel AME Church embraces Rabbai Jeffrey Myers of Tree Of Life Synagogue.

These two leaders now share a tragic bond; both having lost members of their congregations to senseless hate crimes. In 2015, Dylan Roof murdered 9 members of Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC. On October 27, 2018, eleven members of Tree Of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, PA.

In the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, “Now is the time to make justice a reality for all God’s children.

Six Months Later: Remembering Emmanuel AME

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Emmanuel AME Church – The angels above the church represent the victims who lost their lives.  The picture was drawn by, a 7 year old girl named Madeline.

 

A picture really is worth a thousand words!  7 year old Madeline drew this picture after learning about the church shooting just six months ago, June 18, 2015 at Emmanuel AME in Charleston, SC. Continue reading “Six Months Later: Remembering Emmanuel AME”

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