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Litany in the Wake of a Mass Shooting

Following the murder of thirteen precious children of God in Thousand Oaks, California in November 2018, Bishops United Against Gun Violence offered a “Litany in the Wake of a Mass Shooting” to commemorate the dead, to comfort their loved ones, and to honor survivors and first responders. Today, the litany has been updated to include… Read more »

Remembering All Who Have Been Affected By Gun Violence

Remembering All Who Have Been Affected By Gun Violence (Adapted from Moral Call: a Vermont Interfaith Prayer and Remembrance Vigil) Leader: We pray in remembrance of those impacted of gun violence, both those who have been injured and those who have been killed in cities and towns across our country, and close to home in… Read more »

A Prayer for Our Nation in the Midst of Mass Shootings

From the Rev. Dr. John Throop, Anglican Fellowship of Prayer:  Almighty and most merciful God, we come to you with heavy hearts and troubled minds after five mass shootings in the course of one week. We pray for the victims of these shootings in Gilroy, California; Lafayette, Wisconsin; Southaven, Mississippi; El Paso, Texas; and Dayton,… Read more »