Thoughts and Prayers Today for Victims of Violence in Washington, DC

Latrobe Gate @ Washington Navy Yard
Latrobe Gate @ Washington Navy Yard

As we remember the victims of violence in Washington, DC today, may we reflect upon these words from the Moravian Book of Worship’s Intercessions In Time Of Crisis as we pray for the victims and their families today:

“God of mercy, of comfort, we come before you in this time of difficulty, mindful of human frailty and need, confused and struggling to find meaning in the face of suffering…..”