February 27, 2020

6:00 pm / 9:00 pm

Sister Helen Prejean will discuss her life’s work and sign copies of her books, including her new memoir, River of Fire: My Spiritual Journey. 

Known around the world for her tireless work against the death penalty, Sister Helen Prejean has been instrumental in sparking national dialogue on capital punishment and in shaping the Catholic Church’s vigorous opposition to all executions.

Please join us for this lecture and additional events at St. Kate’s University  that can deepen individual understanding of the many issues connected with capital punishment, as part of this integrated learning series:

  • February 2020
    Library exhibit, St. Kate’s Library
    “The Killing State: Extra-judicial Police Killings and Capital Punishment”
  • February 7, 12:00 –1:30 pm
    “The Killing State: Extra-judicial Police Killings and Capital Punishment”
    Brown Bag Lunch
    St. Kate’s University, Center for Women (Coeur de Catherine, 230)
  • February 18, 4:00 pm
    Film screening,  Dead Man Walking
    St. Kate’s University, The Pulse (Coeur de Catherine)

COST:  The February 27 lecture is open to the public. For more information contact Center for Spirituality and Justice at St. Catherine University: spiritandjustice@stkate.edu or 651-690-6724.

Sponsored by St Catherine University Theology Department, SCU Endowed Chair of the Sciences, Myser Initiative, and Sisters of St. Joseph Justice Commission and Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality.

January 24th, 2020