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Victims of Santa Barbara massacre mourned, Times prints murderer's manifesto

Southern Californians are mourning the horrific and senseless slayings of six victims of the alleged mass murderer Elliott Rodger. The carnage has struck a chord in people everywhere, especially those who fight for more gun control. Tear-jerking scenes are being broadcast on television and the Internet showing hundreds of mourners attending mass at St. Mark’s Umiversity Parish and stopping by various venues to light candles and leave flowers, where the killer left his brutal mark. It’s all hard to swallow and digest, especially the thought of young college students who had everything to live for.

Rembering the soldiers who lost their lives for their countries and six college students who lost theirs to a maniacal gun-yielding young man in Santa Barbara, California
Rembering the soldiers who lost their lives for their countries and six college students who lost theirs to a maniacal gun-yielding young man in Santa Barbara, California
Photo by David McNew/Getty Images
Trying to comprehend such a tragedy
Photo by David McNew/Getty Images

Rodger is reported to have murdered two women and four men, aged 19 to 22. He also allegedly injured 13, eight whom he ran down with his Beamer. Reports tell of emails he sent warning his parents and former teachers of his evil plan to annihilate people. The Los Angeles Times has published Rodger’s 140-page manifesto which you can read here http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-isla-vista-document-20140524-story.html#page=1.

During his motoring tirade throughout Isla Vista near Santa Barbara he is said to have been armed with semi-automatics. Check out the slideshow and pray for the victims and their families. Watch the video of Rodger's manifesto and pray for his soul.