Father Jenkins offers prayers, bells at Basilica to ring for Las Vegas

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., offered prayers 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 will ring at 3 p.m. in honor of those affected by the massacre in Las Vegas.

58 people were killed and 515 were injured in a mass shooting Sunday night in Las Vegas.

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