Father Jenkins offers prayers for Las Vegas victims


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University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., offered prayers Monday (Oct. 2) for the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas and for an end to violence.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the awful carnage in Las Vegas,” he said. “We pray that there comes a day when the senseless violence that has plagued the nation for so long ends for good.”

The bells of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at Notre Dame will ring from 3 to 3:05 p.m. Monday in honor of all affected by the tragedy in Las Vegas.