The Presbyterian Church in Canada has joined its voice with over 100 Muslim, interfaith and community groups across the country calling on the Canadian government to designate January 29 a National Day of Action Against Hate and Intolerance.

Six Muslim men were shot and killed after a gunman opened fire at the Islamic Cultural Centre in Quebec City on January 29, 2017. In memory of the victims of the deadly attack, the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) spearheaded an open letter, signed by the PCC, and sent to the Canadian government in the spirit of allowing all Canadians “to join together in the fight against Islamophobia and hate of all kinds.”

Read the full letter in English or French:

Image of arrow pointing downEndorsement Letter English
 
Image of arrow pointing downEndorsement Letter French