Webinar: Harm, Healing, & Human Dignity: Catholics in the Restorative Justice Movement

When:  20 November, 2019 | 4:30 - 6 p.m. (Eastern standard time)

Guest: Caitlin Morneau

Host: Howard Zehr

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Throughout its development in the United States, Catholic individuals and ministries have been a part of the restorative justice movement. For the last decade, Catholic Mobilizing Network has been working to further educate Catholics about the principles and practices of restorative justice through its advocacy to end the death penalty. This webinar will explore opportunities to engage communities of faith in promoting restorative justice along with specific avenues and resources for collaborating with Catholic parishes and ministries.


Guest Bio

caitlin morneau

Caitlin Morneau serves as Director of Restorative Justice at Catholic Mobilizing Network where she oversees development of programs that promote awareness and use of restorative practices among Catholic communities. Caitlin is motivated in this work by the expansive potential of restorative justice as a spirituality and way of life. Caitlin holds an MA in Conflict Transformation from the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University and served on the Board of Directors at Bethlehem Farm in Alderson, WV. She co-authored the preface of Redemption and Restoration: A Catholic Perspective on Restorative Justice with Howard Zehr and adapted this work into the faith formation guide Harm, Healing and Human Dignity: A Catholic Encounter with Restorative Justice.  Caitlin lives in Alexandria, VA with her husband, toddler, and black lab..