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Raw: Vigil After Shooting in Newtown, Conn.

Aleteia - published on 03/08/13

A vigil was held in Newtown, Connecticut after a man killed his mother at their home and then opened fire Friday inside an elementary school, massacring 26 people, including 20 children. (Dec. 14)

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