Faiths United To Prevent Gun Violence – Materials

January 15, 2013 Press Releases

Excerpt From Letter to Congress Members

“Dear Member of Congress:
On Martin Luther King Day, January 17, 2011, 24 national faith groups announced the formation of ‘Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence,’ a diverse coalition of denominations and faith-based organizations united by the call of our faiths to confront America’s gun violence epidemic and to rally support for policies that reduce death and injury from gunfire. Two years later, we have grown to more than 40 groups representing tens of millions of American in faith communities across the nation – and our call to confront this epidemic has grown ever more urgent and imperative…”