CMN Rejuvenation Campaign Reaches Half-Way Mark

- July 15, 2014 - In May, Catholic Mobilizing Network began its 2014 Summer Rejuvenation Campaign, with a goal of getting fifty CMN Stewards by the end of the summer.... MORE

‘A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words’

CMN Teams with Artist to Provide Promotional Posters Want to convert hearts and minds without saying a word? Join artist John August Swanson and CMN in using beautiful visual arts... MORE

‘Where Justice and Mercy Meet’ Receives Second National Award

- July 15, 2014 - Where Justice and Mercy Meet: Catholic Opposition to the Death Penalty has received a first place award in the 2014 Catholic Press and Book Awards... MORE

Mount Saint Mary’s Offers ‘Forgiveness and Mercy’ Course

Last spring at Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Md., Dr. Trudy Conway and CMN’s Education Coordinator, Vicki Schieber, once again led the course, “Forgiveness and Mercy” through the university’s... MORE


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


Even the Smallest of Seeds Grows Into Everlasting Life
By Adrienne Walsh, Director of Advancement - August 22, 2014 - In high school, I was cast in the musical “Godspell” by Stephen Schwartz. The musical is structured around a... MORE
Florida Catholic Conference Supports ‘Yes’ To All Life
By Ingrid Delgado, Florida Catholic Conference, Associate for Social Concerns/Respect Life - August 22, 2014 - There is an overwhelming disparity in who is sentenced to death depending on the... MORE
Help End Florida’s Notorious Death Penalty
By Mark Elliott, Executive Director, Floridians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty - August 22, 2014 - Florida’s death penalty program is notorious for its national record number of exonerated... MORE


September 19-20, 2014: North Carolina Eucharist Congress (Charlotte, North Carolina)
CMN will exhibit materials at the North Carolina Eucharist Congress in Charlotte, September 19-20, 2014. The booth will be staffed by volunteers from the Sisters of Mercy and the Gastonians Against... MORE
October 17, 2014: Respect Life Month Death Penalty Walk (Livingston, Texas)
CMN will be co-sponsoring this Respect for Life Month Death Penalty Walk. Other co-sponsors include the Diocese of Beaumont and the Texas Catholic Conference. For more information contact Carl Woodall... MORE
October 23-25, 2014: University of Dallas Ministry Conference
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


By State

This map offers a state-by-date 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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Joseph Wood – EXECUTED

Arizona – July 23, 2014

William Montgomery – STAYED

Ohio—August 4, 2014

Michael Worthington – EXECUTED

Missouri – August 6, 2014

Manuel Vasquez – STAYED

Texas – August 6, 2014

Patrick Stollar – STAYED

Pennsylvania – August 21, 2014

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