WASHINGTON (CNS) — The numbers are inescapable: Dec. 14, 26 dead, five years. Those are the basic grim numbers behind the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. Newtown is where the political became personal. “We decided to not refer to it as an anniversary,” said Msgr. Robert Weiss, pastor of St. […]
The Catholic Church has a rich tradition that encourages us to respect and reach out to people with mental health conditions.