Posted Sep 28 2020 |

The federal government's resumption of executions — led by Attorney General William Barr — runs counter to the Gospel of Life.

Posted Aug 24 2020 |

Catholic sisters in Terre Haute, Indiana respond to the restart of federal executions with faith and action.

Taper candle casting glow on person and paper program at a prayer vigil.
Posted Jul 15 2020 |

If God leaves the door of redemption open to all of us, who are we to close it?

Posted Jul 07 2020 |

"I was eleven years old when my dad was shot and killed during the robbery of our family business."

Posted Jun 16 2020 |

Deacon Robert Vigil reflects on a powerful encounter at Bernalillo County Jail, a facility he has been barred from visiting since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.

Posted May 05 2020 |

"When he was released from prison, Dewayne said, 'I have no hate in my heart for what they did to me.'"

Posted Apr 27 2020 |

A 37-year career law enforcement officer learns to oppose capital punishment and begins actively speaking out against the death penalty.

Posted Apr 02 2020 |

If you find yourself searching for a respite from the news during this unsettling time, consider diving into some of CMN's favorite books and movies instead.

Posted Mar 27 2020 |

An artist on Tennessee's death row shares how he collaborated with his fellow inmates to paint the Stations of the Cross.

Posted Jan 06 2020 |

Three conferences on restorative justice have been organized by the students in the Calvin Prison Initiative. Eric Boldiszar – one of these students – shares the faith and inspiration leading him to create these events.