The Abolitionist Action Committee: January 17 Civil Disobedience


I will not die but live, and will proclaim what the LORD has done.

Ps. 118:17

When Billy Neal Moore was scheduled for execution in Georgia, he sat on death watch praying the Psalms. When he read Psalm 118, he heard verse 17 as a promise of life: “I will not die but live.” Just moments before his execution, Moore received a stay. And he has been proclaiming what the LORD has done ever since. On this day in 2003, the governor of Illinois established a moratorium on executions.

The Abolitionist Action Committee: January 17 Civil Disobedience
abolition.org
DIRECT ACTION: STOP EXECUTIONS! Every 5 years we risk arrest in nonviolent civil disobedience on the Supreme Court steps in Washington, DC. This coming January 17th … READ MORE.

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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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