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Prayers with Voices of Grief and Struggle

Two prayers for and with mothers who have lost sons to police violence: The first, from Rev. Dr. Carolyn Boyd, was offered at the “Voices of Grief and Struggle” panel on December 9. Excerpts appear below, and the full prayer appears in the video. The second, from Virginia Spatz, was inspired by participation in the 4-1/2-hour “die in” at the Dept. of Justice on December 8 and written for the mothers’ delegation.

Vigil December 10, 5 p.m. USDOJ. Details. We Act Radio is broadcasting the full “Voices of Grief and Struggle” panel on Dec. 10 and 11 at 10 p.m. EST, and it will be archived for convenience.

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