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Statement on the passing of Rev. Shearin, pastor of Israel Baptist Church

Washington, D.C. — Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie (Ward 5) has issued the following statement upon the passing of Rev. Dr. Morris L. Shearin, Sr., pastor of Israel Baptist Church:

“It is with deep sadness that I learned this morning of the passing of Reverend Shearin of Israel Baptist Church. Rev. Shearin was a pillar of our community and his selfless contributions touched countless lives. He will be missed dearly. I extend my sympathies and prayers to his family, friends, and congregation.”

CM McDuffie pictured with Rev. Shearin

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