Faith Community Has Significant Role to Play in Prison Reform on EthicsDaily.com

A January 2012 Pew study reported that state expenditures on corrections “have quadrupled over the past two decades” with the current estimated cost average of $31,307 per inmate.

One cultural narrative suggests that the social and financial crisis of incarceration is bleak.

Another narrative – the one we are encountering in our documentary interviews – is that the faith community can play a redemptive role for the incarcerated.

via Faith Community Has Significant Role to Play in Prison Reform on EthicsDaily.com.

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