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The Indian Health Service (IHS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives. The provision of health services to members of federally-recognized tribes grew out of the special government-to-government relationship between the federal government and Indian tribes.
Many have asked for guidance on faith-based arguments for gun violence prevention (GVP), research that backs up that GVP measures work, suggested responses to common pro-gun statements, and guidance on what congregations can and cannot do within their IRS tax status.
Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence is pleased to release “Gun Violence Prevention Saves Lives: Conversing with your congregation about gun violence” to help faith and lay leaders continue to effectively educate and mobilize people of faith around gun violence prevention.
The guide is free and available to all HERE.