Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Posts tagged "Orlando Shootings"
Interfaith Vigil for All Victims of the Orlando Shootings

Interfaith Vigil for All Victims of the Orlando Shootings

Wednesday, June 15 at 7:00 pm on the Lexington Green. An interfaith vigil responding to the recent violence in Orlando, Fla., has been scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Wed., June 15, on the Green in Lexington. Representatives from town and state government will speak before a service of music, prayer, readings and silence. Clergy from Hancock, Pilgrim UCC; Temple Isaiah; Church of our Redeemer; First Parish and Follen Community Church will lead the service. All are invited to come and to be together in a demonstration of...
An Open Letter from Lexington Clergy Regarding the Orlando Shootings

An Open Letter from Lexington Clergy Regarding the Orlando Shootings

In the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Fla., we mourn the tragic loss of life. We hold in our hearts the families and friends whose grief is devastating and loss is beyond words. Yet again, we are sickened by the deadly confluence of hatred coupled with powerful weapons turned against innocent human beings. We stand in solidarity with our GLBTQ family, friends and neighbors. We affirm that our faith communities are safe and loving places...