Washington D.C., May 5, 2015 / 05:20 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington called on Tuesday for gratitude to be given to the law enforcement officials who are protecting the order of communities nationwide.
“Enormous gratitude” is owed to police such as the late Officer Brian Moore of the New York Police Department, the cardinal said in his May 5 homily. “By all accounts he [Moore] was killed simply because he was a police officer.”
Moore was fatally shot behind the wheel of his cruiser on May 3, after he noticed a suspect was acting suspiciously and asked him if he had a firearm.
Such officers “are willing to stand between us and all the violence that Jesus spoke about when he said that the world can never give us real, true, meaningful peace if it does not first come from the heart that beats in…
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