Interfaith Immigration Vigil
“Compassion Has No Walls”
Passover Prayer Vigil by Congregation Beth El
This Friday April 12, 2019
11:30 am -12:30 pm
630 Sansome St. San Francisco
10 minute walk from Embarcadero BART and close to Montgomery BART too.
Join us as Congregation Beth El of Berkeley leads us with ritual and songs that reflect on the Jewish festival of Passover,a holiday celebrating liberation from slavery and our contemporary context where so many people in the world are refugees and migrants fleeing from violence, traveling vast distances and being denied entry.
Other speakers include:
Lewis Cohen of the National Center for Youth Law who will give an update about the sickening situation of immigrant children in detention centers. Their firm currently represents the class of over 10,000 immigrant children in federal custody, including children separated from their families
Also testimony from the Root Causes Pilgrimage to Honduras