Tag: School shooting

California school shooting hits home for Santa Clarita Catholics

California school shooting hits home for Santa Clarita Catholics

| Tom Hoffarth | November 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

It was the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time at St. Kateri Tekakwitha Church in Santa Clarita.

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Parish near Colorado school shooting responds with prayer, counseling

Parish near Colorado school shooting responds with prayer, counseling

| Veronica Ambuul | May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

When news of a school shooting May 7 at STEM School Highlands Ranch reached St. Mark Parish, just two miles away, parish staff members immediately began calling the nine families from the parish known to have children at the school.

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Catholic officials call for prayer, action after Colorado shooting

Catholic officials call for prayer, action after Colorado shooting

| Carol Zimmermann | May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Catholic leaders are calling for prayer and action in response to the May 7 school shooting inside a charter school near Denver. One teenager died and eight other students were wounded.

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Florida Catholic school’s prayer service marks school shooting anniversary

Florida Catholic school’s prayer service marks school shooting anniversary

| February 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

One day before the anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, neighboring Mary Help of Christians School held a prayer service to pay tribute to the victims.

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Church’s Lenten observance dedicated to shooting victims, their families

Church’s Lenten observance dedicated to shooting victims, their families

| Tom Tracy | February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

A parish community less than two miles away and directly impacted by the Feb. 14 school shooting at a Broward County high school is finding new purpose in Lent this year, according to the parish administrator.

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USCCB president calls for prayer after pair of school shootings

USCCB president calls for prayer after pair of school shootings

| January 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston called for prayers for the victims killed and injured in a pair of school shootings in Kentucky and Texas.

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Looking for answers in wake of Connecticut school shooting

Looking for answers in wake of Connecticut school shooting

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The initial urge is to ask: Why? Why would someone do this to kids?

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