Cardinal Thomas Collins and the Archdiocese of Toronto are offering prayers for all those killed and injured April 23, 2018, in the public attack in Toronto. Ten people are dead and another 15 injured after the driver of a van went onto the sidewalk near a busy intersection in the city.
April 23 Statement from Cardinal Collins:
“I invite the Catholic community across the Archdiocese of Toronto to join me in offering our prayers for all those who were killed and injured in the violent incident earlier today. I will be asking all 225 Catholic churches in the Archdiocese of Toronto to offer special prayer intentions this week for all those who have suffered. Let us all unite in our efforts to bring comfort and care to those who are hurting today.”