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The Pope Speaks Out

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 another means than... MORE
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Mobilizing to Pass Delaware’s Death Penalty Repeal Legislation in 2015

by Abraham Bonowitz Abraham Bonowitz is a member of Catholic Mobilizing Networks Advisory Board  The Delaware Repeal Project (DE Repeal), a coalition of 29 partner organizations in Delaware, educates Delawareans about the... MORE
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The Christmas Cards That Helped Save A Life

by Sister Camille D’arienzo, RSM Sister Camille D’arienzo is a member of the Mid-Atlantic Community of the Sisters of Mercy. She is the founder of Cherish Life Circle and is... MORE
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“Sister Spirit,” A One Act Play

This inspiring one act play, created by Mimi Gisolfi DʼAponte, is based on the true story of  Sister Marion Defeis’ experiences as a prison chaplain at Rikers Island Correctional Facility in New York... MORE
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November 21: Conference on Restorative Justice

Forgiveness and healing are the messages at the heart of the Gospel. Restorative justice programs seek to repair the harm caused when a crime is committed. Because both the victim... MORE
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Mission

Catholic Mobilizing Network (CMN) proclaims the Church’s unconditional pro-life teaching and its application to capital punishment and restorative justice. CMN works in close collaboration with the U.S. Conference of Catholic... MORE

CMN NEWS

The Pope Speaks Out
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 another means than... MORE
Actively Working to End the Death Penalty in Delaware: A Message from Father Roger DiBuo
By Father Roger DiBuo Parishioners at Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in Bear, Delaware are proud to play a supporting and active role in the Delaware Repeal Projects’ effort to... MORE
Mobilizing to Pass Delaware’s Death Penalty Repeal Legislation in 2015
by Abraham Bonowitz Abraham Bonowitz is a member of Catholic Mobilizing Networks Advisory Board  The Delaware Repeal Project (DE Repeal), a coalition of 29 partner organizations in Delaware, educates Delawareans about the... MORE
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CMN EVENTS

October 23-25, 2014: University of Dallas Ministry Conference (Dallas, Texas)
CMN will exhibit and Sr. Ilaria will speak at the 2014 Annual University of Dallas Ministry Conference at the Irving Convention Center in Dallas, TX on October 23-25, 2014. For... MORE
October 24-25, 2014: Tally Rally Against the Death Penalty (Tallahassee, Florida)
Organized by Pax Christi Florida, the rally will be held on the steps of the Old Capitol Building in Tallahassee from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, then again on Saturday, 25 October... MORE
October 30 – November 2, 2014: Raices y Alas: The National Catholic Conference for Hispanic Ministry (San Antonio, Texas)
CMN’s Sr. Ilaria will attend and exhibit CMN materials at this major national conference for Spanish-speaking Catholics. For more information, visit their... MORE
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BY STATE

By State

This map offers a state-by-state view of the death penalty in the United States. As noted states highlighted in red currently have the death penalty, and are the states where we need your help in advocating for the repeal in your communities, at your parish and with your elected officials. Each state page features information… MORE

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Scheduled EXECUTIONS

Michael Parish -STAYED

Pennsylvania – October 14, 2014

Raymond Tibbetts – STAYED

Ohio—October 15, 2014

Larry Hatten – STAYED

Texas – October 15, 2014

Miguel Paredes

Texas – October 28, 2014

Mark Christeson

Missouri – October 29

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