50 Congregations Participate in Labor in the Pulpits, Labor on the Bimah

P1010012_0.jpgMore than 50 churches and synagogues across the DC Metro area will be holding special programs and services this weekend and later in September as part of the Labor in the Pulpits and Labor on the Bimah programs. rnrnCongregations will honor labor and raise awareness about workers’ struggles by saying special prayers, touching on worker justice themes in sermons, and holding adult education activities. Speakers will include domestic workers from Casa de Maryland, a security officers and child care workers from SEIU, hotel worker sfrom UNITE HERE, and other local and national labor leaders. rnrnClick here to view a full schedule of activities. rnrnLabor on the Bimah and Labor on the Pulpits are organized by Jews United for Justice and Interfaith Worker Justice of Metro Washington, with support from DC Jobs with Justice, the Metro Washington Council AFL-CIO, the Northern Virginia AFL-CIO, and SEIU.rnrn

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