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Uvalde school shooting

“We will be reunited with them one day”: Uvalde worshippers pray for peace, healing and the souls of 21 lives lost

Residents of Uvalde, a deeply religious community, prayed, cried and embraced each other on the first Sunday since a gunman killed 21 people at an elementary school.

A woman embraces a priest after mass at the Sacred Heart Church in Uvalde on May 29, 2022.
Dozens attend mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Church ahead of President Joe Biden’s arrival in Uvalde on Sunday morning.
President Joe Biden leaves noon mass at the Sacred Heart Church in Uvalde on May 29, 2022.
Dozens attend a mid-morning service at First United Methodist Church on Sunday in Uvalde.
Zeke Rendon rests his head against a family member during mass at Primera Iglesia Bautista Church in Uvalde on May 29, 2022.

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