First Baptist Church Sutherland Springs

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New Sanctuary Being Built To Honor Sutherland Springs Church Shooting Victims

May 19, 2019 - 11:03 am

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS (1080 KRLD) - A South Texas church where a gunman in 2017 opened fire and killed more than two dozen congregants will unveil a new sanctuary and memorial room honoring the victims.

Worshippers and relatives of those killed or injured at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs are expected to gather at the newly constructed church on Sunday. 

Governor Greg Abbott will deliver remarks at the new worship center.