The human person, made in the image and likeness of God, is the foundation of a moral vision for society and stands at the heart of the Church’s understanding of justice.
She was your average ‘mom,' coaching cheerleading and driving a minivan. She was taught to respect life and believed that meant all life. She had never given the death penalty much thought because it did not make any sense to kill another human being. And like most, she also did nothing about it. That was then.
Terri will be sharing her story and speaking on healing power of forgiveness and the devastation for families and destruction of community that comes from the US death penalty system. It is through sharing her story that Terri is able to give purpose to the pain her family suffers by the cross they carry in the fight for their son and brother.