Attend Events

TCADP invites your participation in the following meetings and events:

Carrollton
Ecumenical Vigils hosted by Advocates for Justice and Peace will take place on days of executions. Vigils will begin at 6:30 PM at the SE Corner of Josey Lane and Peters Colony Roadd across from Holy Covenant UMC. Please contact Jason Redick at jredick@hcumc.org for more information.

El Paso
El Pasoans Against the Death Penalty, a chapter of TCADP, meet on the last Tuesday of the month. There are no meetings scheduled for June or July. The next meeting will take place at 7 PM on August 25th at St. Pius X Church in the Pedro Maldonado Room (1050 North Clark Drive). For more information, please contact Pat Delgado at phdelgado@hotmail.com.

Demonstrations for executions will take place on August 12th, 13th, and 26th  from 12:00 to 1:00 PM in front of the El Paso County Courthouse, 500 E. San Antonio (downtown, between Mesa and Campbell Streets).

Prayer vigils are held in several parishes to pray for those on death row awaiting execution, their families, the victims and their families, all involved in executions and for an end to the death penalty. The vigils are bilinguals and are held once a month when there are executions scheduled.

At this time, the following parishes have confirmed vigils. Please check parish bulletin, or contact the church directly for more information:

  • Christ the Savior Parish, 5301 Wadsworth Ave, 7-7:30 PM
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Ysleta Mission), Alameda at Zaragoza, 6-6:30 PM

Houston
TCADP’s Houston Chapter meets every other month on the 1st Tuesday of the month, starting in January.  All meetings will take place at 7 PM at Central Market, 3815 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77027.

There will not be a meeting in July. The next chapter meeting will occur on September 1st. 

Contact information for local leaders is available on the Work Locally page.

If you have participated in an event on behalf of TCADP, please complete an Event Report Form for our records.  Thank you!