Criminal Justice Week: Sister Helen Prejean
- Friday, October 18
- 7:00 pm
- Download Event
October 18 | 7 p.m. | Jeschke Fine Arts CenterAn Evening with Sister Helen Prejean: Getting Jesus RightSister Helen Prejean is the author of Dead Man Walking, the book which ignited a national debate on capital punishment and inspired an Academy Award-winning movie, a play and an opera. Sister Helen’s second book, The Death of Innocents: An Eyewitness Account of Wrongful Executions, was published in 2004. Sister Helen’s newest book and memoir is entitled, River of Fire: My Spiritual Journey. She will draw on that book in her presentations entitled, “Getting Jesus Right: My Spiritual Journey.” This event is co-sponsored by the University of Sioux Falls and Prison Congregations of America.Buy tickets HERE.Views, thoughts and opinions expressed by the speakers are those of the speaker, and not necessarily those of Prison Congregations of America or University of Sioux Falls.