Reminder: Ecumenical community vigil for immigrants July 12 at Edmonds

Justice Advocates for Immigrants is hosting an ecumenical community service of prayer, music, and advocacy for those currently being held in immigration detention facilities. The event will be from 7-9 p.m., Friday, July 12, at Edmonds United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers St., in Edmonds. 

According to a church announcement, the event is being coordinated with Lights for Liberty, “a national movement focused on raising awareness of the deplorable conditions that have been reported by the media and by government officials visiting immigrant detention facilities.”

The service will conclude with a 9 p.m. candle-lighting ceremony in the circle outside the main entrance to the church. 

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