Anytime a life is prematurely ended is a sad day.
Today was a particularly sad day for many.
We can respond to acts of violence and hatred in many ways. There’s not one right way to respond. That’s fine. But one thing we can all do is to look at our own lives and the people around us. Are we treating those around us in a way worthy of the value of life?
It’s a good time to forgive. It’s a good time to love. It’s a good time to help.
And it’s a good time to remember. Today we are all Newton, Connecticut.