‘Day of Prayer’ held in Pittston


PITTSTON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) –   A first-time event in Luzerne County aimed to bring peace and awareness to the community.

People of various religions gathered yesterday at the Pittston Amphitheater for what was billed as “Pittston Day of Prayer”.

‘Perspective Church’ in Pittston sponsored the event that’s modeled after a national day of prayer –which is held the first Thursday of May.

Multiple churches participated to share a common denominator.

Participants sang to music, heard from community leaders, and gave blessings to first responders at this inaugural event.

Trending Stories

If you want to receive BREAKING ALERTS, please download our Eyewitness News App. You can also follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

3-Day Forecast

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Community Calendar

Your Photos

Top Stories

More Top Stories

Latest Videos