As Muslim Ban Goes into Effect, Ohio Interfaith Clergy Host Prayer Vigil Condemning It

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October 13, 2017

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As Muslim Ban Goes into Effect, Ohio Interfaith Clergy Host Prayer Vigil Condemning It

COLUMBUS, OH -- On Wednesday, October 18, at 10 a.m., faith leaders and community members will hold a prayer vigil in solidarity with those impacted by the implementation of the Trump administration’s newest version of its Muslim Ban that day, and condemn this discriminatory attack on religious freedom and Muslim.

What: 
Prayer vigil to stand in solidarity against the Muslim ban with CAIR, Community Refugee and Immigration Services (CRIS) and Church World Service

When:
Wednesday, October 18th, at 10 a.m.

Where:
Abubakar Assidiq Islamic Center
591 Industrial Mile Rd
Columbus, OH 43228

Who:
Imam Horsed Noah
, Abubakar Assidiq Islamic Center
Dr. Tarunjit Butalia, Interfaith Association of Central Ohio
Pastor Jason Ridley, Hilltop Community Worship Center
Angie Plummer, Community Refugee and Immigration Services (CRIS)
Romin Iqbal, Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
 

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