This Land is Home to Me
30 Years Later: Panel Discussion Videos

Reverend James A. O'Brien, S.J.
Wheeling Jesuit University

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Most Reverend Bishop Walter Francis Sullivan
Bishop Emeritus of Richmond

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Questions Part One – Mountain Top Removal
Bishop Sullivan; Fr. O'Brien; Ms. Mary Ellen Cassidy, WJU Environmental Studies; Sr. Robbie Pentecost, OSF, Director Catholic Committee of Appalachia
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Questions Part Two – Challenge and Hope in Appalachia
Dr. Jill Kriesky, Director WJU Appalachian Institute
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Questions Part Three – Memories of the frenetic last 24 hours before the issuance of the Pastoral
Mr. John Klug, Director of Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Peace and Justice Office in 1975
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Questions Part Four – Pastoral's vision of how change can come in the mountains; Pastoral as a pioneering Church document; Wheeling's Bishop Hodges leadership in generating support for Pastoral
Fr. Joseph Hacala, S.J., President of WJU; Bishop Sullivan; Mr. Klug
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Questions Part Five – Attempts to dialogue with coal industry; influences of Pastoral on later pastoral letters
Bishop Sullivan; Sr. Robbie; Fr. O'Brien
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Questions Part Six – National and international impact of the pastoral
Bishop Sullivan; Fr. Hacala
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