When:
February 19, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
2017-02-19T13:00:00-08:00
2017-02-19T13:15:00-08:00
Where:
First Church (UMC)
180 Denny Way
Seattle, WA 98109
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Maryknoll
206-322-8831

You are invited to an Interfaith Prayer Service: Courage & Compassion in the Midst of Fear, commemorating the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066 which mandated Japanese-American relocation to designated military areas.

After the service, there is a pilgrimage to the Fisher Pavilion (Seattle Center) where at 2 p.m. Densho & the Washington branch of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) will host a panel discussion on connections between WWII incarceration of Japanese-Americans and the situation of American Muslims today. More info

Organized by Intercommunity Peace & Justice Center; Kids4Peace; Maryknoll Society; and Missions Office of the Archdiocese of Seattle.

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