Praying for a Poverty Reduction Budget

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21, April, 2015Posted by :ISARC

Imam Irshad Osman speaks  at Queen’s Park April 15, one of several faith leaders leading prayers for Ontario’s MPPs and that the upcoming Ontario budget uplifts low-income people. Comments included:

Rabbi Tina Grinberg:  “We’re here to say hunger and homelessness are not the way it should be.”

Father Damien Stevenson: “The Gospel is empty if it rings hollow for the poor.”

Ontario’s Minister of Housing Ted McMeekin: “Nobody wins when you’re talking poverty.”

 

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