Rev. Dr. Jack Sullivan, Jr. is the executive director of the Ohio Council of Churches and is an ordained minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Rev. Sullivan’s sister was murdered in 1997, yet his family rejects the use of the death penalty for the person responsible. He was awarded the 2020 Social Justice Award by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine in recognition of his work to end the death penalty.
Rev. Dr. Jack Sullivan, Jr.
It's easy to get so swept up in the “personal savior" narrative of Jesus that we miss entirely his culturally transformative life and value system.