'Amazing Grace' to honor of Emanuel Nine at S.C. capitol

'Amazing Grace' to honor of Emanuel Nine at S.C. capitol

COLUMBIA, SC (WCSC) - On Monday, Christians from multiple denominations are expected to gather at the rotunda of the South Carolina Statehouse in honor of the victims and families of the Emanuel AME church shooting.

The event will take place at 9 a.m. and continue while the S.C. General Assembly convenes.

Organizers state that their purpose is to celebrate the grace of Jesus and gospel witness demonstrated by the families of the victims of the shooting. They have said that they will bear witness to the faithful testimony of the families who demonstrated the reconciliation found in love.

According to organizers, they plan to distribute 1,000 Amazing Grace! lapel stickers.

Participants are urged to avoid political discussion.

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