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Catholic Bishops Statement

Our previous post displayed just one of the first news stories about the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ new statement on capital punishment. This new call reaffirming the Catholic commitment to a culture of life can be read in its entirity here. In a couple of months, it will be available for purchase in […]

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Catholic bishops denounce capital punishment by Charles A. Radin

Globe November 16, 2005WASHINGTON — The US Conference of Catholic Bishops yesterday overwhelminglyapproved a new statement of opposition to capital punishment, asserting that it contributes to a culture of death and violence in the United States. It was the bishops’ first comprehensive statement on the death penalty in 25years, and coincided with the debate in […]

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TCADP Now Blogging

We Texas Abolitionists launch this blog on the heels of the NCADP 2005 Conference held here in the belly of the death peanlty beast. As the U.S. is fast approaching the 1000th execution since the resumption of state sanctioned killings in 1977, we in Texas want to be strategic in our use of every available […]