R2015-02 150 150 Diocese of Southern Ohio Annual Convention

R15-02: Recognize and Celebrate Indigenous People’s Day

Resolved, in recognition of the past injustices to all Native Americans and as a gesture of reconciliation, the Diocese and congregations recognize and celebrate the national holiday, now known as Columbus Day, as Indigenous People’s Day, from here forward; and be it further

Resolved, Congregations are urged to recognize and celebrate Indigenous People’s Day on the Sunday before with special services, offerings, music, and education offered for all ages