Tag Archive | "Kentucky Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty"
The botched execution of Clayton Lockett in Oklahoma on Tuesday evening clearly demonstrates the horror associated with the use of this punishment in the United States. In a prepared statement Archbishop Paul Coakley said: The execution of Clayton Lockett really highlights the brutality of the death penalty, and I hope it leads us to consider […]
Catholic News Service reports that during his weekly audience on November 30, Pope Benedict praised those who are working to abolish the death penalty. By Sarah Delaney Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Benedict XVI gave a special greeting of encouragement to delegations meeting in Rome — including a group from Illinois — […]
The Catholic Conference along with the Kentucky Council of Churches and the Kentucky Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, are hosting a one-day event to provide religious leaders who oppose the death penalty tools to advocate for its abolition.
Your help is essential if we are to have a great turnout. There are already 21 […]