Tag: Restorative Justice

Jan 22
Alternatives to Sentencing

We invite you into a conversation on alternatives to sentencing with Fr. Larry Dowling, pastor of St. Simon of Cyrene Catholic Parish in Chicago, and Jacquelyn Ingram, Circle Keeper for the North Lawndale Restorative Justice Community Court.

May 11
Accompaniment of the Whole Person: A Psychosocial & Educational Approach

Join us for a presentation about how educational programs can accompany Catholic ministry. Kolbe House volunteer Mike McGillicuddy and Shining Light Program Developer Travis Bohn will share their insights and initiatives. Resources: Kolbe House Jail Ministry website Shining Light website Shining Light publication: The Loop Shining Light Video Materials

Apr 21
Violence, Incarceration, & Ministry

Join us for a presentation on interpersonal violence and how to address this issue in your ministry. Fr. David Kelly, Executive Director of the Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation (PBMR) in Chicago, is joined by PBMR staff members and returned citizens Fred Weatherspoon, Joseph Mapp, and Joe Montgomery in this webinar. They share how they’ve […]

Jan 13
Who Do You Say That I Am?

As people of faith we are called to center the margins, reaching out to and accompanying those who have been neglected or forgotten. Who Do You Say That I Am? is a guide for parishes, campus ministries, small faith communities, and organizations to reflect on the US carceral system and what our faith calls us […]

Sep 18
Restorative Justice with People Impacted by Incarceration

This webinar examines restorative justice as both a philosophy and practice built on repairing relationships and communities effected by acts of crime. It looks at the core questions and tenants associated with restorative justice in comparison with the traditional criminal legal system in the U.S. and how the tenants of restorative justice are consistent with […]