Torture is wrong. Hang a banner. Spread the word.

The ICPJ Iraq Next Steps Committee is joining the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT) in making June 2008 the month for Banners Across America! NRCAT is asking congregations of all sizes, from every state, and all faiths, to join in a public witness against torture by displaying a banner outside their place of worship during Torture Awareness Month June 2008. Please join with other congregations across Washtenaw County and across the country to speak out on this important moral issue. Download the sign up form to order your banner now! The cost is $155 for a 3’x 9’ banner.

6 Responses to “Torture is wrong. Hang a banner. Spread the word.”

  1. Chuck Warpehoskion 01 May 2008 at 8:28 am

    Here’s the list of congregations so far who have agreed to hang a banner for Torture Awareness Month:

    Ann Arbor Friends Meeting
    Ann Arbor Zen Temple
    Canterbury House
    Church of the Good Shepherd
    First Baptist Church of Ann Arbor
    Lord of Light Lutheran Church
    Memorial Christian Church
    West Side United Methodist

    And more on the way!

  2. Chuckon 02 May 2008 at 12:13 pm

    The Adrian Dominican Sisters are displaying a banner too!

  3. Brian Spolarichon 10 May 2008 at 8:34 am

    Northside Presbyterian and St. Aidan’s Episcopal will be hanging a banner as well.

  4. Chuckon 20 May 2008 at 8:19 am

    And Northside Community Church has just ordered one, too!

  5. Chuckon 29 May 2008 at 11:32 am

    And Zion Lutheran is hanging a banner too!

  6. Chuckon 01 Oct 2008 at 10:47 am

    And Temple Beth Emeth/St. Clare’s Episcopal has just put up a banner!

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