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The Boston Globe


Adrian Walker

A prayer to stay united

Trinity Church rises ­majestically in the center of Copley Square, an archi­tectural and spiritual landmark just beyond he finish line of the ­Boston Marathon.

Its priest, the Rev. Samuel T. Lloyd III, was sitting in his study reading when he heard the first blast, which he assumed was some kind of transformer accident. When the second followed a few seconds later, he knew it was something far worse.

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