“A Conversation about the Death Penalty” Event Recording
“A Conversation about the Death Penalty” was hosted by Equal Justice USA Evangelical Network, the Christian Community Development Association, and Denver Seminary at the Seminary this February.
Watch the event recording to engage in a dialogue about the death penalty and its impact.Hear messages and testimonies from Christian activist and author Shane Claiborne; Colorado victims’ advocate Sharletta Evans, whose young son was killed in a drive-by shooting; and Ray Krone, who spent nearly 10 years in prison, including three years on death row, for a murder he did not commit.
Claiborne is a prominent speaker, activist, and best-selling author. His work has appeared in Esquire, Christianity Today, TIME, and The Wall Street Journal, and he has on appeared Fox News, CNN and NPR.
Evans’ 3-year-old son was killed in a drive-by shooting in Denver. Today, she works to bring healing to both victims and offenders and is a restorative justice practitioner.
Krone co-founded Witness to Innocence in 2003. He continues to be an active member of WTI, speaking across the nation and urging states to abolish the death penalty.