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Resurrecting Life from the Inferno
August 5, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 6:30 pm
Hiroshima – Nagasaki Commemoration Ceremony
Sunday, August 5, 2018
5 – 6:30 pm Candlelight Vigil at the Peace Pagoda
With Prayers, Speakers and Songs
Offering flowers, candles for those who perished in the Nuclear Holocaust of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and all who have been harmed by the nuclear age.
We will close with hope and empowerment as communities -locally and globally- strengthen their resolve to eliminate all nuclear weapons from all nations.
8:00 am Walk from Peace Pagoda to Leverett Congregational Church and Mt.
Toby Meeting House
10:00 am Worship at Mt Toby Meeting House
12 noon – Walk from Mt. Toby Meeting House to Peace Pagoda
(Candlelight vigil and day walk organized by Leverett Peace Pagoda – www.newenglandpeacepagoda.org)
This day of commemoration is part of a longer walk organized by Venerable Jun Yasuda of Grafton Peace Pagoda. That walk begins on August 4 at 1 pm at Lexington Common and walk to Hanscom Air Force Base – a new site of Command and Control for Nuclear War. For full information go to www.graftonpeacepagoda.org
The illustration shows a portion of Philadelphia Mural Dedicated to Peace – Initiated by Sonia Sanchez