Interfaith Officials Call for Restricting Gun Ownership

by (@JeffreyHWalton) December 21, 2012

A gathering of religious officials from across several religious traditions called for stricter gun control measures this morning. Speaking in the Bishop’s Garden at the Washington National Cathedral, whose dean advocated gun control in a sermon this past Sunday, the officials touted their own history of gun control advocacy and rededicated their faith groups to […]

Ecumenicals Gather in Methodist Building to Oppose “Violence”

by (@TheIRD) September 27, 2007

The Geneva-based World Council of Churches, as part of its “Decade to Overcome Violence (DTOV),” sent a delegation of “Living Letters” to Washington, D.C to confer about American “violence.”  They met with U.S. church officials in the United Methodist Building on Capitiol Hill, where they advocated greater gun control and opposition to the Iraq War. […]