Laura Phelps

Jan 25, 2023

Stabat Mater

A Sandy Hook Mom Stands with Mary at the Foot of the Cross

New Books Network 2023

One morning in December of 2012, Laura Phelps’s little children went to school and lived through an attack by a madman who shot 20 of their classmates. Laura’s community was devastated and she became a ‘Sandy Hook Mom’ helping people find their way through trauma of this senseless violence. She describes her walk with Mary, who watched the execution of her innocent and perfect son, in her book, Sweet Cross: A Marian Guide to Suffering.

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