Below are a list of reflections and video presentations on how the life and teachings of Saint Augustine provide a more humane and Christian form of crime control than is present in the United States today.


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Did Saint Augustine believe those who broke the law should be punished?


View our discussion on an Augustinian Pastoral Response to Mass Incarceration.

Click here for a video presentation on Saint Augustine and Restorative Justice.

How can you get involved with helping to create a better form of crime control based on the teachings of Saint Augustine? Click here to visit our sister blog site on Visiting Jesus in Prison.

How does mass incarceration fit into the City of God that Saint Augustine envisioned?


View our discussion on Pastoral Responses for the Incarcerated Based on Saint Augustine’s City of God.

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