Tag: Shootings

What is the common vector of mass shootings?

What is the common vector of mass shootings?

| August 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Epidemic. That word has been used countless times to describe the spate of mass shootings carried out since the massacre at Colorado’s Columbine High School in April 1999. It’s a word that not only implies but demands a connection between disparate events that have taken place in every corner of the United States over the past 20 years.

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Pope Francis joins prayers for victims of bloody weekend in U.S.

Pope Francis joins prayers for victims of bloody weekend in U.S.

| Rhina Guidos | August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis joined Catholic Church leaders expressing sorrow after back-to-back mass shootings in the United States left at least 31 dead and dozens injured in Texas and Ohio Aug. 3 and 4.

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Readers respond to Connecticut school shootings

Readers respond to Connecticut school shootings

| December 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit invited readers in its Dec. 20 edition to respond to the question: What is the best way to respond to the school shooting tragedy in Newtown, Conn.? The following were among the answers we received. Some have been excerpted for space reasons; go online to TheCatholicSpirit.com to read the full responses as well as others we received.

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