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Prayer Vigils

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    The sun sets over Century 16 theater Friday evening during a prayer vigil, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard in Aurora. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Supporters of the massacre victims break much needed smiles at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20 near the Century 16 theater in Aurora. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    A candle lights at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

  • Batman Movie Massacre

    Two members of the clergy hold hands at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises"€ movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    A supporter of the massacre victims brings a bible to a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20 near the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

  • Batman Movie Massacre

    A mourner weeps at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises"€ movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Friends comfort each other at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard in Aurora. People came together to honor victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Boxes of tissue are available at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20 near the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

  • Batman Movie Massacre

    Mourners embrace at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

  • Batman Movie Massacre

    A mourner calls to the heavens at a prayer vigil Friday evening, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises"€ movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Justin Van Driver Clawson (left) and Heather Lebedoff (right) support the victims of the massacre Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. Supporters came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    People show their support for the massacre victims Sunday evening, July 22 at the Aurora Municipal Center. Supporters came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    A supporter of the victims proudly dons an orange ribbon, Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. Supporters came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    People show their support for the massacre victims Sunday evening, July 22 at the Aurora Municipal Center. Supporters came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    People line the west lawn to keep out members of the Westboro Baptist Church Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Candles are lit while the crowd sings Amazing Grace Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    People wave American flags Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    George Armstrong raises his hand in prayer Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Tonia Harper rests her head on Gregory McDonald Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Christenza Lager clasps her hands in prayer Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Julie Taylor (left) and Teresa Picht (right) raise their hands in prayer Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    People line the west lawn to keep out members of the Westboro Baptist Church Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Lilly Becker, 12, writes Bible verses on a cardboard heart Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Hunter Furrow recently got a memorial tattoo on his leg Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    People hold hands during a prayer circle at the end of the prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Friends of Micayla Medek hug each other during a prayer vigil Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Friends of Micayla Medek hug each other during the prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus/For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Lori Underwood pins a ribbon on her daughter Haley Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Arthur Blessitt (left) and Gregory McDonald (right) hold up a cross Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Tonia Harper (right) hugs a friend Sunday, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor victims of the massacre. (Gabriel Christus//For The Aurora Sentinel)

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    Friends and family members of the massacre victims release balloons at a prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. Supporters came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    People watch balloons fly in the sky Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. Supporters came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    One of many supporters places flowers at a a prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Sailors with the Navy Operations Command of Colorado offer their support for the massacre victims Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. A U.S. Navy sailor from northern Illinois was among those killed by a gunman at a Colorado screening of the new Batman movie. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Master Chief Steven Giordano (left) offers flowers to show his support for the massacre victims Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. The community of Aurora came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel) Sunday evening, July 22 at the Aurora Municipal Center. A U.S. Navy sailor from northern Illinois was among those killed by a gunman at a Colorado screening of the new Batman movie. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Sailors with the Navy Operations Command of Colorado salute a memorial for the massacre victims Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. A U.S. Navy sailor from northern Illinois was among those killed by a gunman at a Colorado screening of the new Batman movie. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    A supporter of the Aurora community places flowers to honor the massacre victims at a prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    A supporter of the Aurora community lights a candle in honor of the massacre victims at a prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22 at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan prays Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Mourners console each other at a prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22 at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    Friends and family members of the massacre victims mourn at a prayer vigil Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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    A mourner offer flowers at a memorial for the massacre victims Sunday evening, July 22, at the Aurora Municipal Center. People came together for a prayer vigil to honor the victims of the massacre. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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