Death Penalty Resources

DPMarch 1st: International Day for the Abolition of the Death Penalty.

Aim of Punishment Worksheet

Death Penalty PowerPoint

Death Penalty Quotes Worksheet

Capital Punishment PowerPoint

Dead Man Walking PowerPoint

Death Penalty Article by Sr Helen Prejean

LC R.E. lessonplans Morality Section D

Take a look at the following TedX Talk entitled “Re-humanizing Inmates” by Anthony Wyatt. It might form part of your discussion of Prison and the Justice system

On the Margins & Why Care from the Jesuit Mission Office explore the related topics of imprisonment, crime & punishment.


Useful Links

Capital punishment: All viewpoints on the death penalty:  

Death Penalty Information Center: 

A message from the Dalai Lama on the death penalty:

Ethics and the death penalty:

Article: Overcoming a death sentence:

Capital Punishment in Ireland:

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