MARCH OF WASHINGTON-PRAYER SERVICE
Prayer service held in connection with 50th anniversary observation of march on Washington
WASHINGTON (AP) — A multi-faith prayer and praise service has been held in the nation's capital in connection with Saturday's 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington. The Wednesday pre-march service was held at Mt. Airy Baptist Church, not far from the U.S. Capitol.
Participants included Christian, Jewish and Muslim faith leaders. Rabbi David Saperstein (SAP'-er-steen) of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism prayed that the work of the hands of those who march will be enduring.
The program included scripture recitations, prayers, hymns and praise music.
307-r-15-(singing at March on Washington Praise and Worship Service, at Mt. Airy Baptist Church, praise team, audience. singing Lord You are Mighty)--For production purposes (21 Aug 2013)
Created: Thu, 22 Aug 2013 04:14:52 EST
Updated: Thu, 22 Aug 2013 04:14:52 EST