Amid a national reckoning on racial injustice, restorative justice principles and practices can offer healing ways of addressing the deep harms of racial oppression and transforming the broken systems which give them rise.
Pope Francis has dedicated the month of September to praying for the global abolition of the death penalty. This toolkit offers ways to amplify this prayer and raise awareness about the death penalty in the U.S.
For many Catholics, after learning about the principles and practices of restorative justice, they wish to become trained in circle keeping. This resource offers some discerning questions and a non-definitive list of organizations experienced in conducting circle trainings with faith communities.