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National Catholic Journals Unite to Call for the End of the Death Penalty

March 5, 2015 The editorial boards of five national Catholic Publications have taken a united stand against the death penalty! Read the powerful editorial ‘National Catholic Journals Unite: Capital Punishment... MORE
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The Pope Speaks Out

October 23, 2014 The Pope released a strong mandate this morning against the use of the death penalty: “It is impossible to imagine that states today cannot make use of... MORE
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Nebraska Catholic Conference Advocates for Repeal

By James Cunningham, Senior Associate at the Nebraska Catholic Conference Legislation that would repeal the death penalty in Nebraska has been introduced in the State Legislature once again in 2015.... MORE
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Diverse Voices Call for Repeal in Nebraska

By Effie Caldarola, Field Organizer with Nebraskans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty Nebraska is an exciting place to be right now for supporters of death penalty repeal. There is... MORE
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New Lenten Resources

CMN has developed some useful Lenten resources for personal, parish, community and institutional use that invite us to reflect on the sin of capital punishment and how we can achieve... MORE
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Mission

Welcome! ¡Bienvenidos! The Catholic Mobilizing Network supports Catholic institutions and organizations in their efforts to end the use of the death penalty in the United States, and in initiatives promoting restorative... MORE

CMN NEWS

National Catholic Journals Unite to Call for the End of the Death Penalty
March 5, 2015 The editorial boards of five national Catholic Publications have taken a united stand against the death penalty! Read the powerful editorial ‘National Catholic Journals Unite: Capital Punishment... MORE
The Pope Speaks Out
October 23, 2014 The Pope released a strong mandate this morning against the use of the death penalty: “It is impossible to imagine that states today cannot make use of... MORE
Nebraska Catholic Conference Advocates for Repeal
By James Cunningham, Senior Associate at the Nebraska Catholic Conference Legislation that would repeal the death penalty in Nebraska has been introduced in the State Legislature once again in 2015.... MORE
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CMN EVENTS

March 12th-15th: Los Angeles Religious Education Congress (Anaheim, California)
-Be sure to stop by CMN’s exhibit booth to say hello and stock up on our free materials. -CMN is thrilled to announce that Dale Recinella and Susan Recinella will... MORE
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Focus on States

This map offers a state-by-state view of the death penalty in the United States. States highlighted in red currently have the death penalty, and are the states where we most need your help in educating your community and your parish about the Church’s teaching on this crucial issue. Each state page features information on state organizations… MORE

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Scheduled EXECUTIONS

Kelly Gissendaner – STAYED

Georgia – March 2, 2015

Terrance Williams – STAYED

Pennsylvania – March 4th, 2015

Rodney Reed – STAYED

Texas – March 5th, 2015

Kenneth Hairston- STAYED

Pennsylvania – March 5th, 2015

Benjamin Cole – STAYED

Oklahoma – March 5th, 2015

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