In Response to Vandalism Outside Ohawe Sholam Synagogue (Pawtucket, May 22, 2016)

Statement from Rhode Island State Council of Churches President Barbara Scott:

temple oluhwe“The Rhode Island State Council of Churches stands in solidarity with our brothers and sisters of Ohawe Shalom in this time of sorrow and hurt. The vandalism perpetrated upon this loving community of faith serves to strengthen our determination that civil and holy justice prevails in the face of hatred. We join with all Rhode Island faith communities in our prayers and our acts to see that the beloved community is lifted up here in Rhode Island and our world.”