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Abolishing the Death Penalty This Week on "Faith Alive!"

This week on "Faith Alive!" Annunciation Radio Host Rodney Schuster, Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo, welcomes Deacon Ed Irelan, Catholic Charities Jail & Prison Ministry Coordinator; Fr. Neil Kookoothe, Pastor of St. Clearance Parish in North Olmstead; and Joe D' Ambrosio, a man who was on death row for many years before new evidence granted him freedom. 

Two bi-partisan pieces of legislation are calling for the abolishment of the death penalty in Ohio - Senate Bill 101 and House Bill 259. 

Catholic Charities Diocese of Toledo‚Äôs hour-long program premieres weekly at 4 p.m. Tuesdays and is re-broadcast at 3 p.m. Saturdays. Listen on Annunciation Radio's mobile app or on their website at 

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