interfaith service

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend an interfaith prayer service for victims of the Boston Marathon attack titled "Healing Our City," at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross on April 18, 2013 in Boston, Mass. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Obama Calls Bombers ‘Small, Stunted Individuals’ During Service

President Barack Obama sought to soothe a nervous nation Thursday and draw attention to those killed and gravely wounded in what he called an “act of terror” at the Boston Marathon.