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Execution Day Vigils 9.22.11

If there is no stay, the State of Alabama is preparing to execute Derrick Mason on Thursday, 9.22.11 at 6 p.m. at Holman State Prison. Below are the vigils around the state. Please support them and remember that it is not too late to call or fax the Governor and that it is never too late to protest all killing. PHONE 1-334-242-7100
FAX: 1-334-242-3282 Email: http://governor.alabama.gov/contact/contact_form.aspx


Thank you for all you do.








Prayer Vigil in front of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Dauphin at Claiborne St. 4:30-5:30 p.m.




 On the steps of the State Capitol at 5:30 p.m. Prayer Service and candle light vigil. Contact: 334 328 9122




Political Protest Vigil corner of Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd and 8th Ave N across from the Jefferson County Court Building, on the corner of the east end of the Birmingham Museum of Art. 11:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m., sponsored by JAM. All invited! "Watch with Me One Hour." This Vigil will take place whether there is a stay or not.


 Prayer Vigil in Kelly Ingram Park, opposite the King Statue at 5:45 p.m.


Birmingham Friends Meeting hangs a black flag from an upstairs window facing the street on all execution dates in this country stating: TODAY WE MOURN THE DEATH OF A FELLOW HUMAN BEING




Good Shepherd Catholic Church. 12 noon-1 p.m.



The men show their respect and solidarity by refraining from sports and wearing their dress whites for yard where they observe moments of silence and prayer on Wednesday and Thursday.



ACAT- France, Action of Christians for the Abolition of Torture and the Death Penalty, will be joining us in prayer.