Last Wednesday, December 14 the Sisters of St. Francis in Aston held a silent vigil to mark the anniversary of Sandy Hook
December 14, 2012.
and then took their concerns outside to remind the public,
we need sensible gun laws.
The message remains the same, we remember.
How many more acts of violence?
The facts point to children are the victims.
Prevention is key.
Every day facts.
Violence starts with a crime and ends with Victims.
What was that 22 year old man doing with a gun and what created so much hatred within?
Let this reminder, serve as a beacon of hope.
Not everyone will be having a happy holiday. Maybe next year some will be spared the sorrow.
Photographs courtesy of Sister Ann Marie Slavin, OSF