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Thursday, June 4th, 2020

 

Thousands of Chicago’s faithful marched Tuesday evening (June 2) in remembrance of George Floyd and other African Americans who have died as a result of police brutality, systemic racism and injustice.

‘The church will not be silent’: Clergy lead thousands in peaceful protest on Chicago’s South Side

Chicago churches march for justice

by: Emily McFarlan Miller CHICAGO, June 3, 2020 (RNS) — Many of the protesters carried signs with messages inspired by their beliefs: “The church will not be silent.” “The Jewish community stands with you.” “God help us.” “Black lives matter.” Thousands of Chicago’s faithful marched Tuesday evening (June 2) in remembrance of George Floyd and other African Americans who have died as a result of police brutality, systemic racism and injustice. The demonstration was organized by the Rev. Chris Harris of Bright Star Church and other religious leaders from acrossRead More