Posts tagged "Sandy Hook Elementary School"

The Feast of the Holy Innocents: Remembering Newtown, Connecticut

“The peace of Bethlehem was shattered by the cries of the slaughtered children and the weeping of their mothers.  The peace of the world was shattered by the single cry from the cross.  Yet through that death and mourning, peace was reborn, indestructible now, in the Resurrection of the slain Christ.” – from today’s Magnificat magazine... Read more »

The Connecticut School Shootings: Why Does God Allow Suffering?

It’s the age old question isn’t it?  Why does God allow suffering?  In light of the Connecticut school shooting yesterday, this question has been on the minds of all of us. I have so little to offer.  I found this scripture from a few priests on Twitter: And God shall wipe away all tears from... Read more »