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Stand by Me: a Prayer of Protest

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At protests throughout nation, people are speaking out about the pain being inflicted by racism and white supremacy and the church raises a song. See this Prayer of Protest by the Rev. Dr. Jay Williams, lead pastor of Union UMC in Boston, which features the witness of Bishop LaTrelle Easterling.

** WARNING! This video documents graphic violence against peaceful protesters that may be upsetting to some viewers. ** 

"Stand By Me" a Prayer of Protest. Courtesy of Union United Methodist Church (Boston, MA), Rev. Dr. Jay Williams, Lead Pastor, Robert Kelsey (Production), Darrel Manney (Soloist), P. Karadonev (Piano), Bishop LaTrellle Miller Easterling (Union Church Senior Minister, 2008-2012). Original lyrics and music by Charles Albert Tindley.