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 ...
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 ...
We eliminated the death penalty for pre-marital sex, adultery, practicing a
different religion, engaging in prostitution, homosexual behavior, blasphemy,
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 ...
Death Penalty Home Page > Religious Views. Religious Views. Does Buddhism
Support the Death Penalty? Does Christianity Support the Death Penalty?
Aug 3, 2009 ... Christians argue both for and against the death penalty using secular arguments
(see Ethics: Capital punishment), but like other religious ...
Nov 4, 2009 ... Americans continue to support the death penalty. Religious Groups' Official
Positions on the Death Penalty A breakdown of 16 major religious ...
May 23, 2015 ... RELIGIOUS faith and capital punishment have always been intertwined.
Christianity's primordial event was the execution of its founder, and the ...
religion and capital punishment held at the College of William & Mary, Marshall-
... Samuel J. Levine, Playing God: An Essay on American Capital Punishment, ...
Sep 9, 2016 ... TO JUDGE by some studies, American Christians have very confused feelings
about the death penalty. Last year, Pew Research, a pollster ...