Church leaders offer prayers after deadly attack in Westminster
by Anglican Communion News Service
Source: Anglican Communion News Service
The Archbishop of Canterbury and leaders of the Church of England have offered prayers for those affected by the attack in Westminster which left four people dead and many injured. The attacker mowed down pedestrians with his car on Westminster Bridge then rushed at the gates in front of the Houses of Parliament, stabbing a plain-clothes policeman before he was shot by armed officers. The Archbishop of Canterbury tweeted: “Deeply shocked and saddened by events in Westminster.