Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes to hold candlelight vigil for victims of Orlando Shooting

June 14, 2016


. – The Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes will hold a candlelight vigil in honor of the victims of the Orlando shooting that occurred on Sunday, June 12.

The candlelight vigil will be held on Wednesday, June 15 at 8 p.m. at Veterans Park, located on the corner of Main Street and Western Avenue in Fond du Lac.

Candles will be provided, and a free will offering will be collected for the victims’ families. This event is open to the public.

For more information about the vigil, please contact Sr. Sally Ann Brickner at 920-907-2315 or at


Marian University was founded in 1936 by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes in Fond du Lac, Wis. The institution has one of the lowest student-faculty ratios in the state, and strives to live its core values as a community committed to learning, dedicated to service and social justice and joined together by spiritual traditions. Marian offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs at its main campus and in facilities throughout Wisconsin.