Monday, 12 September 2011

Ringing denunciation of terrorism

Guests with the ribbon festooned
peace pole in the background
Over 100 people attended the Southside ceremony to mark the tenth anniversary of 9/11.

Those present heard a ringing condemnation of terrorism from Imam Muhammad Sajjad from the Edinburgh Central Mosque.

In addition, there was a prayer (in Hebrew and English) from David Goldberg of the Edinburgh Hebrew Community, as well as contributions from local politicians, church leaders and the Southside Community Council.

The event was organised in Lutton Place Episcopal Church by Newington Churches Together
Ian Murray MP, myself, Jim Eadie MSP,
Revs Jared Hay and Colin Symes,
David Goldberg

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