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Catholic community in Lake Orion, Mich., consoles victims, friends of Oxford...

LAKE ORION, Mich. -- Many were not Catholic, but they arrived at St. Joseph Catholic Church the night of Nov. 30 nonetheless -- first...

Catholic community in Newtown remembers those killed eight years ago at...

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Catholic community in Newtown gathered in-person and virtually Dec. 14 to remember the 20 students and six staff members killed...

Parkland survivors, U.S. bishops have much in common on gun violence

WASHINGTON — After the mass shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Feb. 14, 2018 — this...

Colorado Catholic officials call for prayer, action after school shooting

WASHINGTON — Catholic leaders are calling for prayer and action in response to the May 7 school shooting inside a charter school near Denver....

Youth-led marches inspire Catholic adult participants

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- Although the March for Our Lives in Washington March 24 and its "sibling" marches in cities across the country were...

Walkout day is time of reflection for Diocese of Wilmington students

Chill swept through with a cold breeze March 14 from Delaware beaches into New Castle County and across the Eastern Shore of Maryland. The message...

National School Walkout is time of prayer for many Catholic schools

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- March 14, exactly one month since the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, students from around the country planned to...

Students share concerns on school safety, gun violence with Camden bishop

CAMDEN, N.J. -- At an unprecedented meeting with student leaders from all nine South Jersey Catholic high schools, Camden Bishop Dennis J. Sullivan asked,...

Coping with school shootings: surreal part of students’ routine

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- Students in schools across the country have to navigate their way around classes, exams, relationships, cliques, cafeteria food and crowded...

Superintendent urges ‘Catholic action’ to support schools

The horrific shooting incident that left 17 people dead and others injured in a Florida high school Feb. 14 has caused people to stand...

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