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Religion and capital punishment

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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 ...

Death Penalty Focus : Religious Perspectives on the Death Penalty

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Although isolated passages of religious scripture have been quoted in support of the death penalty, almost all religious groups in the United States regard ...

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

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

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 ...

Capital Punishments and Religious Arguments - William & Mary Law ...

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religion and capital punishment held at the College of William & Mary, Marshall- Wythe ... Differentiating Between Guilt and Punishment in Death Penalty Cases, ...

Religious Beliefs Against the Death Penalty | The Classroom ...

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The death penalty divides both secular and religious people. While many American Protestants and Catholics, for example, support capital punishment, in 1997 ...

A Christian Perspective on the Death Penalty - Virginians for ...

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The Death Penalty: A Christian Perspective. by Rev. Russell Waldrop. 2015-06- 09-Chville-Event-MES-2 The unbearable religion of 'an eye for an eye'. We have  ...

Why Christians should support the death penalty – CNN Belief Blog ...

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May 1, 2014 ... But, should Christians support the death penalty now, especially in light of .... You would not have your religion if it weren't for the death penalty, ...

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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 ...

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?

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

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