Liturgy of Lament

On Sunday, June 21, we used this liturgy from Misuzu’s blog, edited from onechurchlitgury.com by Kathy Khang. We continue to honor and lament Charleston.  A LAMENT FOR THE TRAGEDY IN CHARLESTON (appropriate for multicultural and non-black homogeneous congregations) [Leader] We stand before you today, oh Lord Hearts broken, eyes weeping,...

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A Letter from Bishop Eaton

On the evening of June 17, 2015, a mass shooting took place at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, United States. White suspect Dylann Roof entered Emanuel A.M.E’s evening bible study, sat with parishioners for an hour, and then fatally shot nine attendees. He admitted that...

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