Peace & Justice

This is the blog of the Commission on Peace and Justice for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany, New York.

Saturday, July 26, 2008


Torture is a MORAL Issue: A Catholic Study Guide

Waterboarding? Electric Shocks? References to torture can be found in newspapers, radio and TV programs, and even in cartoons.

What does the Church have to say about torture? This four chapter study guide, from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, will offer reflections on torture as a moral issue. Get a group together to discuss this timely issue and what you can do to stop torture.

To download the entire study guide as a PDF, click here.