Prayer rally celebrates Nuns on the Bus tour July 5, 2012
Aimed at increasing awareness in opposition to a budget proposal they see as harmful to low-income families, a group of Catholic nuns ended a nine-state bus tour Monday with a rally and prayer service on Capitol Hill.
UCC and UUA leaders condemn closure of Maricopa County, Ariz., jails June 24, 2012
The Rev. Peter Morales, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), and the Rev. Geoffrey A. Black, General Minister and President of the United Church of Christ (UCC), on June 23, 2012, issued a joint statement in response to Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s decision to prohibit visitation in Tent City and five other Maricopa County jails in advance of a prayer vigil to protest inhumane conditions.