Las Vegas

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“It’s the worst mass shooting in modern American history.” The above opening sentence is the exact lead sentence I used in a column last year,...

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Thumbnail ammunition for a semi automatic rifle credit guy j sagi shutterstock cna How should a Catholic respond to mass shootings?

When Monsignor Robert Weiss gathered with parents in Connecticut, after 11 children were killed in a nearby shooting, the room went silent and one...

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Like many of you, I woke last week on the feast of the Guardian Angels to the news of another mass shooting in America — this time in Las...

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Psalm 22 When I first heard the news about the shooting in Las Vegas I felt fear. Fear that my husband had been filming near Mandalay Bay just...

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On Monday Pope Francis offered his condolences and spiritual support to victims of a deadly shooting in Las Vegas that left at least 50 people dead...

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Thumbnail 20171002t0802 11936 cns las vegas shooting The painful truth of Psalm 34

My alarm went off, and I delved into my normal morning routine. As I went about putting in my contact lenses, brushing my teeth, and shaving my...

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We live in a dangerous world. Some days that is more evident to us than others. It is a world that can leave us at times confused, sad, afraid or...

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On Monday, the U.S. Bishops’ Conference voiced grief over a mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada, which has been called the deadliest mass shooting...

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