Monthly Archives: December 2014

School Shootings

Orange County News - Sept. 9, 2013There have been 95 school shootings since the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut in December 2012, where 20 first grade children and 6 adults were lost.  What have we done since then? How will history judge our society?  Do we search our hearts honestly? Do our fears and weaknesses prevent us from seeing our way out of violence?

Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful and kindle in them the fire of Your love.  Send forth Your spirit, and they shall be created, and You shall renew the face of the earth.

Catholics Join Plea for No Guns on Campus

Last week, representatives from the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City joined with other advocates, including the Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Utah, in presenting a petition to the Utah Governor’s office.  Currently, colleges and universities in Utah can prohibit food, alcohol and water from being carried into assemblies on campus.  They can’t, however, limit guns.  Speaker Anita Sarkeesian… Read more →