Two explosions went off at the finish line of the Boston Marathon about 4 hours after the start of the race. As of now, 2 people lost their lives and 22 are injured in what seems to be a senseless act of violence.
Here are some links if you want more information on this incident:
- CNN's Live Blog
- Boston PD Twitter Feed
- Boston Marathon Twitter Feed--real-time information about where to find/meet loved ones
- PBS WBUR Live Feed
- Google Person Finder--use this link to find people or post information about a person's whereabouts in Boston
Pray for the victims and the injured.
Pray for the family and friends of those affected.
Pray for the first responders who will likely work throughout the night to investigate the explosions and help save the injured.
Pray for the city of Boston.
And, as hard as this is and as incredibly strange as this seems, pray for the person/people who did this. They obviously need the love of God in their lives.