George Williams, S.J., is the Catholic chaplain of San Quentin State Prison in California.

This undated photograph shows a close-up of the table where executions are carried out by lethal injection at San Quentin State Prison in California. (CNS photo/courtesy of California Department of Corrections)
Faith News Analysis
George WilliamsMarch 19, 2019
Everything about the death penalty system seemed to be designed to deny hope. 
Arts & Culture Books
George WilliamsNovember 16, 2018
Nowhere is the contrast between Christian love and hellish indifference more stark than in our prison system.