A grassroot's organization striving to break the cycle of violence through faith base studies and active direct action, non-violent peacemaking.
Pax Christi - Brownsville
At the corner of Paredes Ln. and 802, from 5:30pm to 6:15pm.
We meet each time there is an execution in our name.
Bill Passes Texas House
The Texas House passed House Bill 8 by a vote of 118 to 23. Among other things, the bill would expand the death penalty to repeat child sex offenders, even if no life is taken. The bill is also known as "Jessica's Law"
The Roman Empire was well known for its brutality, they were good at killing people. They incarcerated and executed Jesus. Two thousand years later, Texas has become the new Roman Empire by promoting public terrorism with its frequent executions.
Pax Christi in a Vigil against Death Penalty
Currently, over 3500 people are on death row. Over 600 have been executed since 1976. Capital punishment in the US, as evidence shows, is often administered in a manner which targets minorities and allows innocents to be executed. Crime rates in different countries and states suggest that the threat of excecution has no effect on capital crimes.