The Day the Pastor Was Away and Evil Came Barging Into His Church

Frank Pomeroy, whose daughter was among those killed in Sutherland Springs, Tex., must help heal a torn community while trying to heal himself.

Two Texas Churches, Linked by Tragedy Amid the Pews

Baptist churches in the Texas towns of Daingerfield and Sutherland Springs have become sister congregations, linked by eerily similar attacks 37 years apart.

Covering a Mass Shooting, and Adding to a Town’s Pain

A media frenzy after the mass shooting in Sutherland Springs makes a correspondent wonder if it’s time to discuss how such events are covered.

A Week After Texas Church Shooting, a Sunday Service Offers Hope

After a gunman killed 26 at a Baptist church in Sutherland Springs, Tex., a week ago, parishioners gathered to worship with their pastor, whose daughter was among the dead.

Days After Church Shooting, Texas Town Begins to Bury Its Dead

As the funerals begin for the 26 victims of a shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Tex., mourners remember the married couple Richard and Therese Rodriguez.

Welcoming Worshipers With Open Arms and Concealed Ones, Too

After the massacre of 26 people at a small church in Texas, houses of worship are rethinking security plans and weighing them against the need to keep open doors.