Bishop Emeritus Ricardo Ramírez, C.S.B. presented the talk “Responsibility, Rehabilitation, and Restoration: A Bishop Looks Back” on July 22, 2014 at the Summer Institute on Social Action held in St. Louis. The speech presents the background and context of the writing of the U. S. Bishops’ statement on criminal justice issues, Responsibility, Rehabilitation, and Restoration, and underscores the legal and pastoral issues regarding incarceration that we face today.
Read the full speech here
This article was featured in CMN’s September 2014 newsletter.