St. Thomas Aquinas to Recognize Newtown Victims with Ceremonial Bell Ringing
The church, along with other area churches, will ring its bells at 9:30 a.m.
Today at 9:30 a.m., several around the globe will take part in ceremonial recognition of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, which took place last Friday in Newtown, Conn.
St. Thomas Aquinas parish will ring its bells at 9:30 a.m. to recognize the victims of the shooting.
Also in memory of the victims, this Jamaica Plain resident has organized a package of hearts with messages he will mail to Newtown today.
Here is a list of area churches participating in the recognition (provided by the Archdiocese of Boston):
St. Mary, Brookline
St. Francis de Sales Parish, Charlestown
Saint John the Evangelist, Winthrop
St. John's in Townsend (and will have a 7pm prayer service Friday)
Sacred Hearts, Bradford
Gate of Heaven & St. Brigid, South Boston
St Thomas Aquinas, Jamaica Plain
St. Mary's, Beverly
Immaculate Conception, Everett
St. Columbkille, Brighton