Today, Wednesday, March 19, 2008 is the 5th anniversary of the start of the invasion and occupation of Iraq. Candlelight peace vigils are being held around the country to commemorate this anniversary. Here in Moline, Illinois the vigil will be held at the corner of 34th Ave and 60th Street (near Black Hawk College) at 7PM. At 7:30 PM there will be an Interfaith Service for Peace at the Muslim Mosque at 34th Ave and 60th St. The American Muslim community of the Quad Cities is hosting a service that will include prayers and verses from Christians of various denominations, Muslims, Jews, Unitarians, Hindus and all people who desire peace.
What a day!
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