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An Evening with Sr. Helen Prejean, CSJ
October 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sr. Helen Prejean is a tireless advocate for the abolition of the death penalty. She will discuss her new book and share her spiritual journey which led her to a life of helping others. The final page of her new book, River of Fire, is the first page of her first book, Dead Man Walking. Expect candid reflections on bringing light to some of the darkest places in the world, spiced with Cajun humor. Sr. Helen’s books will be available at the event via partnership with Gramercy Books. A reception & book signing will follow the talk. For information and tickets go to https://www.facebook.com/JourneyOfHope/photos/gm.1444663365673934/10156424662913354/?type=3
Sr. Helen’s presentation is both a stand-alone event and also the opening event of the “Dropping Our Stones” conference which continues on Saturday, Oct 12 at First Community Church (North Campus) and the statewide Journey of Hope …From Violence to Healing speaking tour led by murder victim families from October 13-20. Details on the conference and other events will be available not later than August 1st at http://deathpenaltyaction.org/journeyofhope