President Trump Visits Virginia Beach Church to Pray For Victims of Mass Shooting
President Donald Trump made a surprise appearance at a Virginia church services to offer prayers for the victims of a recent mass shooting in Virginia Beach.
Trump appeared at McLean Bible Church in Vienna, Virginia on Sunday. He joined the congregation and Pastor David Platt in remembering the twelve municipal employees who were killed in the latest mass shooting. President Trump’s appearance was unannounced, and he didn’t make any public remarks at the church service. White House Deputy Press Secretary Judd Deere later confirmed that the President was there to “visit with the Pastor and pray for the victims and community of Virginia Beach.”
The President was dressed in clothing appropriate for the somber occasion, making an exception to his usual style of dress that includes bright red ties.
President Trump also received a blessing from Pastor Blatt, who requested that God would bestow the Christian virtues of wisdom and prudence upon him.
Watch a video of the event here: