PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The devastation in Philadelphia from Saturday night was on the minds of pastors this Sunday morning. Rev. Dr. Alyn E. Waller of Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church told his congregation to stay focused.
He also told them not to be distracted by the vandalism and looting.READ MORE: Segura 2 HRs, Nola Sharp, Phillies Beat Mets, Win 4th In Row 2 Men Killed, 1 In Critical Condition After Shooting Inside North Philadelphia Deli
“It’s not focus to loot and burn up cities, that’s not focus. This coming Tuesday, there’s another thing we can do — we can vote,” he said.
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Dr. Waller leads the largest African American church in Philadelphia.