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Festival of Hope for Patrick O’Neill, Jan. 10, 7pm (Eastern)

January 10, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

We invite you to a virtual Festival of Hope on Sunday at 7 pm (Eastern) for Patrick O’Neill as he enters prison for the disarmament action at the Kings Bay Trident base in Georgia more than two years ago. He is scheduled to report to the federal prison in Elkton, OH on January 14 to serve the remaining 12 months of his 14 month sentence. Judge Wood recently denied his request for a delay until he could be vaccinated.

The program will feature talks from Jeannine Hill-Fletcher, a professor of religion at Fordham University who testified at the Religious Freedom Restoration Act hearing and Paul Magno, a fellow plowshares activist with Patrick in the Pershing Plowshares in 1984. Steve Dear will present a slideshow. Some of the other KBP7 are expected to speak.

Music will be provided by Luci Murphy, blues guitarist Scott Ainslie and by Patrick’s daughters, Annie and Veronica. There will be a concluding blessing from Fr. Bob Cushing.

The new link to join the webinar:

Or iPhone one-tap :
US: +16465588656,,81392472499# or +13126266799,,81392472499#
Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 646 558 8656 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799
Webinar ID: 813 9247 2499
International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kbv2LOwdCJ

The festival will also be viewable on the Kings Bay Plowshares Facebook page. If the webinar is full and you can’t get on the zoom try this option. The Facebook page link: https://www.facebook.com/Kingsbayplowshares

It will be recorded and posted to Youtube afterwards.


January 10, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm