Prelate Expresses Condolences On Colorado Tragedy

Western Prelate Arch. Moushegh Mardirossian

LA CRESCENTA—Upon learning of the tragic shooting in Aurora, Colorado, on Friday, July 20, Western Prelate Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian sent a letter of condolence to Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan conveying the sympathies of the Armenian community on the tragic and senseless shooting which stunned the city and our nation.

“We are deeply moved by the tragic loss of life and our hearts are filled with grief as we join you in mourning our fellow citizens who lost their lives and praying for the speedy recovery of the injured. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this sorrowful time. We pray for Almighty God to grant peace to the souls of the deceased, to hasten the healing of the wounded, to comfort families who are coping with the loss of their loved ones, and to restore tranquility to your beautiful and peaceful city”, stated the Prelate in his letter.


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