A Palm Sunday tradition brings churches together

Members of Saint Paul's Cathedral and First Presbyterian Church in Birmingham joined together for a Palm Sunday procession. {}

The tradition started in 1987.

People walked around the block carrying palm branches to commemorate the beginning of holy week. The procession began{}at the front steps of First Presbyterian.

One person told ABC 33/40 said the event is a time of unity and reflection.

The procession ended with both churches holding their regular morning service.