A Letter to My Murderer: A workshop about the Death Penalty offered at the General Assembly of Unitarian Universalist Congregations on Saturday, June 27th in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Words of welcome by Reverend Dr. Richard Speck, District Executive, Joseph Priestley District of the Unitarian Universalist Association. Opening Reading by Kathy Bonanno, author of Slamming Open the Door, winner of the 2008 Beatrice Hawley Award. Opening Words by Reverend Catherine Harrington, People’s Church, The West Shore Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Ludington, MI. The Declaration of Life by Jean Rabenold, President of the Unitarian Universalists for Alternatives to the Death Penalty (www.uuadp.org). Reflections on Knoxville by the Reverend Dr. Chris Buice, Minister of the Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church of Knoxville, TN. Sermon entitled "A Letter to My Murderer" by Reverend Nate Walker, Minister of the First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia. Reporting back from Workshop Chaplains. Extinguishing Chalice by Rev. Nina Kalmoutis, recently called to serve the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Sunnyvale, CA. Benediction by Reverend Catherine Harrington, People’s Church, The West Shore Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Ludington, MI.