Good Friday, April 18, 2014, 4PM

Heed God's Call to act together against the easy availability of guns in our city streets and throughout our nation.

Sister Muhummad/Durham Park
47th Street and Wyalusing Avenue
Philadelphia, PA

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Photo of Good Friday Interfaith Service to End Gun Violence, 2013

Heeding God’s Call brought Christian activists to their feet this March 21-23, 2014 in support of its multi-faith campaign to prevent gun violence.

Bryan Miller, Heeding’s Executive Director, convened a panel about gun violence and its prevention. The session was attended by nearly one thousand activists, who reacted to Heeding’s message with enthusiasm and commitment.

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Photo from Educational advocacy day in March 2014

Heeding God’s Call’s public attention to Colosimo’s practices leads to action by federal authorities. US Attorney and ATF announce that Colosimo’s will be forced to close due to knowingly selling to straw buyers – exactly AS Heeding contended.

On September 22, the day after Heeding’s prayer vigil and in front of Colosimo’s Gun Center.. Read more

Heeding God's Call

Welcome to Heeding God's Call

Heeding God’s Call is a faith-based movement to prevent gun violence. We unite people of faith in the sacred responsibility to protect our brothers, sisters and children.

  • We embrace Dr. Martin Luther King’s hope for peace and safety in our communities.
  • We resist apathy to this epidemic of violence, because fear, closed doors, and separation will not end it.
  • We unite to bring God’s vision of a peaceable kingdom, without the violent loss of over 30,000 American lives by gunfire each year.

God is calling us to ACT to end the violence, trauma and despair

 

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