However, God often showed mercy when the death penalty was due. David
committed adultery and murder, yet God did not demand his life be taken (2
Sep 27, 2011 ... Senior manager of content for Bible Gateway. ... Although capital punishment is a
perennial subject of moral and political debate in the U.S., the ...
Does the Bible say murderers, rapists and other criminals should be put to death
? Do the Old Testament laws about capital punishment (the death penalty) apply
May 1, 2014 ... On the one hand, the Bible clearly calls for capital punishment in the case of ...
the Apostle Paul instructs Christians that the government “does not bear ..... No
Christian can say 'YES' to the Death Penalty as being righteous!
Feb 1, 2012 ... The most plausible biblical support for the death penalty is Genesis 9:5-6. ...
covenant with Noah after the Flood, says that God requires a "reckoning" for
human life (ESV), ... However, the Bible does not end with Genesis 9.
Bible verses about The Death Penalty. ... “Whoever strikes a man so that he dies
shall be put to death. ... But I say to you, Do not resist the one who is evil.
Bible verses about Death Penalty. ... “Whoever strikes a man so that he dies shall
be put to death. ... But I say to you, Do not resist the one who is evil.
May 5, 2015 ... Bible verses about death penalty Capital punishment is a very controversial topic.
In the ... What does the Bible say in the Old Testament? 1.
The Scriptures appear to be quite stern about capital punishment. But in practice,
what was Jesus' attitude? And for that matter, what did Almighty God really say ...
Does Scripture mandate, prohibit, or permit capital punishment? ... Genesis 9:6
says, "Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed; for in ...