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Religion and capital punishment - Wikipedia

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Major world religions take varied positions on the morality of capital punishment. Religions are often based on a body of teachings, such as the Old Testament ...

Religion and the Death Penalty | Death Penalty Information Center

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In recent years, a growing number of religious organizations have participated in the nation's death penalty debate. The purpose of this Web page is to provide ...

Capital punishment - the death penalty - Religious tolerance

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We eliminated the death penalty for pre-marital sex, adultery, practicing a different religion, engaging in prostitution, homosexual behavior, blasphemy, rebellion ...

Is the death penalty moral? What do religious groups say ...

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Jul 24, 2014 ... Proponents of the death penalty say that executing the guilty is a matter of justice, and many cite scripture and religious tradition to bolster their ...

Religious Views - Death Penalty - ProCon.org

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Death Penalty Home Page > Religious Views. Religious Views. Does Buddhism Support the Death Penalty? Does Christianity Support the Death Penalty?

BBC - Religions - Christianity: Capital punishment

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Aug 3, 2009 ... Christians argue both for and against the death penalty using secular arguments (see Ethics: Capital punishment), but like other religious ...

Religious Groups' Official Positions on Capital Punishment | Pew ...

www.pewforum.org/2009/11/04/religious-groups-official-positions-on-capital-punishment/

Nov 4, 2009 ... Americans continue to support the death penalty. Religious Groups' Official Positions on the Death Penalty A breakdown of 16 major religious ...

Religion and the death penalty: Thou shalt not kill | The Economist

www.economist.com/blogs/erasmus/2015/05/religion-and-death-penalty

May 23, 2015 ... RELIGIOUS faith and capital punishment have always been intertwined. Christianity's primordial event was the execution of its founder, and the ...

Capital Punishments and Religious Arguments: An Intermediate ...

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religion and capital punishment held at the College of William & Mary, Marshall- ... Samuel J. Levine, Playing God: An Essay on American Capital Punishment, ...

Religion and the death penalty: Why Christians, including Tim Kaine ...

www.economist.com/blogs/erasmus/2016/09/religion-and-death-penalty

Sep 9, 2016 ... TO JUDGE by some studies, American Christians have very confused feelings about the death penalty. Last year, Pew Research, a pollster ...