Sister Helen Prejean featured speaker at 74th Salesian Guild
On February 3rd, Sister Helen Prejean was the keynote speaker at the 74th annual Salesian Guild held at St. Xavier Church in downtown Cincinnati.
Sister Helen, a member of the Congregation of Saint Joseph, is a leading advocate to abolish the death penalty in the United States. Her book Dead Man Walking became a best-seller and was made into a movie starring Sean Penn and Susan Sarandon in 1995, and later premiered as an opera in San Francisco in 2000.
Here is Sister Helen’s keynote address:
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