Connecticut Fact Sheet

CMN created brief one page information sheets that shares Catholic Teaching and state-specific information on the death penalty. These are designed to educate Catholics, serve as bulletin inserts, handouts, or for those attending diocesan or parish advocacy days.

CMN Film List

This film list is compiles CMN's favorite movies and documentaries concerning the death penalty and restorative justice. Explore these titles as introductions to the topics, talking points for discussion, or tools for study within a community.

CMN Webinar: Building a Culture of Life: End the Death Penalty and Promote Restorative Justice

Check out the recording and download the PowerPoint of CMN's latest webinar: Building a Culture of Life: End the Death Penalty and Promote Restorative Justice. Watch the webinar and learn:

  •  The outcomes of state repeals this legislative session and what to expect in 2019
  • Restorative justice tools and resources available to share with your congregation, community and parish ministries
  • Looking ahead at Fall events and program ideas to amplify the Church's call to end the death penalty

Conversations from the Field: Catholic Mobilizing Network's Impact on the work to End the Death Penalty and Promote Restorative Justice

Join Msgr Stuart Swetland, Fr. George Williams SJ, and Vicki Schieber for part two of a conversation about CMN, our work, and the current state of the movement to end the death penalty and promote restorative justice. 

Recording of Redemption and Restoration: A Catholic Perspective on Restorative Justice Conference

Part 1: Criminal Justice System Bishop Frank J. Dewane opens the day in prayer. Then Trudy Conway, one of Redemption and Restoration's editors, shares stories from the development of the text and invite us into a journey through each of the three major sections of the book. CMN Executive Director, Karen Clifton moderates a discussion on the criminal justice system, talking with Tim Wolfe and Janine Geske.