Oregon Parish Uses CMN Resources for Organizing Workshop

August 20, 2011

August 20, 2011

Saint Henry Parish in Gresham used CMN materials for a workshop on strategies and actions to end use of the death penalty in Oregon. Participants learned the Catholic position on the death penalty — as well as practical arguments for ending it, such as the high risk of executing innocent people, the expense, the deterrence myth, the links to race and poverty and the ill effects on families of victims.

Read the Article in the Catholic Sentinel, the newspaper of the Archdiocese of Portland.