Friday, December 18, 2009

Vigil Becaue People Are Stupid

In case you're not busy the evening of the 22nd:

*In Respect of Sacred Space*
In response to the recent vandalism at First Presbyterian Church and the increase of theft and vandalism this year at houses of worship throughout Southern Illinois, the Carbondale Interfaith Council is hosting a candlelight vigil in solidarity. The community is invited to meet in the sanctuary of First Presbyterian at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 22 for the interfaith service "In Respect of Sacred Space," followed by a candlelight vigil outside First Presbyterian at 5:30 p.m.

What: In Respect of Sacred Space: A Candlelight Vigil in Solidarity
When: 5-6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 22
Where: First Presbyterian Church, 310 S. University Ave. Carbondale
Contact: Rev. Janice West, 549-2148 / Carbondale Interfaith Council,


  1. I believe it's wrong to destroy someone else's property, but I'm indifferent to the idea of "respect" for "sacred space". How about respect for rational thinking?

  2. Yeah... it's like-- we're your neigbors, but we're better than you in some way, mostly because we say so. YUCK.