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PHOTOS: 2012 Interfaith Thanksgiving service

PHOTOS: 2012 Interfaith Thanksgiving service


More than 120 people gathered at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane this morning to celebrate the annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, organized by the Spokane Interfaith Council.

Eleven people spoke on the theme, “Giving Thanks for our Differences,” including Baldev Singh of the Sikh Temple (gurdwara) of Spokane, who delivered the keynote address.

Check Spokane Faith & Values this evening for a full story and a video of this event.

View more photos of this service on our Facebook page.

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