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St. Vincent, Cornerstone Ministries will host Vegas shooting vigils

Patrick Varine
| Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, 5:06 p.m.
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01:  People scramble for shelter at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A gunman has opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, leaving at least 20 people dead and more than 100 injured. Police have confirmed that one suspect has been shot. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: People scramble for shelter at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A gunman has opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, leaving at least 20 people dead and more than 100 injured. Police have confirmed that one suspect has been shot. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
The St. Vincent Basilica passes by the windows of the trolley used to give campus tours. The college will host an Oct. 4 memorial service for victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting.
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The St. Vincent Basilica passes by the windows of the trolley used to give campus tours. The college will host an Oct. 4 memorial service for victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting.

St. Vincent College and Cornerstone Ministries officials will host events this week to remember and mourn the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting .

St. Vincent's campus ministry will host a memorial service at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday in the Mary, Mother of Wisdom Student Chapel in the Robert S. Carey Student Center on campus, 500 Fraser Purchase Road in Unity.

Cornerstone, on William Penn Highway in Murrysville, will dedicate its monthly “Time of Prayer for Our Country” event to victims of the shooting. It will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the church's Fireside Chapel, 2200 Cornerstone Lane.

Patrick Varine is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-850-2862, pvarine@tribweb.com or via Twitter @MurrysvilleStar.

Correction: Oct. 4, 2017

This story was modified to correct the day that Cornerstone Ministries will hold its monthly prayer gathering.

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