ITEMS SEEN AT CHURCH
A while ago someone asked for the names of vestments, devices and vessels. This is a PDF that illustrates and names some the ones seen and discussed during a tour of the church.
DEATH PENALTY - MYTH OF CLOSURE
One of the arguments made for the death penalty is that victims have "closure." The Catholic Church strongly urges restraint if not a total banning of the death penalty. Here is a document from a Franciscan Media blog that explains this myth.