Catholic Social Teaching brings the teachings of Jesus and his call to discipleship to the larger societal conversation of social justice. This infographic highlights the ways in which the continued use of the death penalty violates our call to live as a people of life.
Commonly seen as a justification for the use the death penalty, the Old Testament command "Eye for an Eye" is often misunderstood. This infographic breaks down this scripture passage and connects it to the larger call for justice and mercy seen throughout both the Old and New Testaments.
Poverty plays a critical role in whether or not someone receives a death sentence. This helpful infographic explores some of the ways poverty impacts the use of the death penalty in this country.
This resource shows how we can bring the principles of restorative justice to our everyday interactions.
There are many ways that we can bring restorative practices into our parishes. This infographic gives a few examples of approaches to doing so.
This image gives examples of ways to bring about restorative justice in the criminal justice system.
This infographic describes restorative justice and how we, as Catholics, are called to this way of life when responding to harm.
This one-page flyer highlights some of our extensive collection of resources broken down into the categories of "Educate, Advocate, and Pray."
Use this informative infographic to understand how the death penalty fails to keep society safer. This one pager fact sheet helps to explain why it is time we end the use of the death penalty in the United States.
Use this informative one-page guide to understand Catholic teaching on the Death Penalty. Highlights statements from our last three Popes, this resource is a quick and easy tool to help learn and articulate our Catholic position against the death penalty.