Lenten Reflections from the Executed: #486 Cleve Foster / September 25, 2012


*These reflections are taken from pieces of the last words of the last 40 persons executed in Texas. Cleve Foster– “Over the years I have learned to love.”   When Cleve Foster was about to die, he wanted everyone to know that he had learned to love. Sometimes love takes some growing into. We live […]

Actions Talk and Bullshit Walks: The Story of A Real Christian: Major Kathy Cox of the Salvation Army: Witness to 60+ Executions in Texas


I was scared the first time I visited Texas’ Death Row.  I knew no one and had no one to talk to.  The rules about interaction are very strict…do not interact with anyone except the guards and the person you are visiting.  I was sitting there in my visitation booth and I heard a whisper.  […]