World Day Against the Death Penalty

October 6, 2014

October 10, 2014 is World Day Against the Death Penalty. Please join us in prayer:

 

This year’s annual World Day Against the Death Penalty seeks to draw particular attention to individuals who suffer from mental illness and are at risk of a death sentence or execution. To learn more about this issue, visit the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty’s website. You can also learn more about mental illness and the death penalty here.

In preparing for World Day Against the Death Penalty, you may find the following CMN resources helpful:

A Rosary to End the Death Penalty

Prayer Vigil on the Day of an Execution

Additional Prayers and Inspiration