Join us for a Summit on the Death Penalty: Justice and Mercy on 12/10

posted Dec 8, 2015, 11:46 AM by Kathryn Hamoudah

Please join Georgians for Alternatives to the death penalty and The Interfaith Coalition to End the Death Penalty for an educational summit and prayer vigil on December 10th, 2015 entitled “Justice and Mercy: An Interfaith Call to End the Death Penalty.” The summit will be at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception (48 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. NW, Atlanta, GA 30303) from 2:30 – 4:30pm and the prayer vigil will be at Liberty Plaza from 5:00 – 6:00pm. Check-in begins at 2:00pm, and a procession from the shrine to the plaza starts at 4:30.

Speakers will include Ambassador Andrew Young, Bishop Wright of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, Retired Supreme Court Justice Norman Fletcher, Kayla Gissendaner, and others. Please join us for this incredible opportunity to pray and be informed and mobilized about abolishing the death penalty in Georgia.  The event is free but you are strongly encouraged to register at