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
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!
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.
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 ...
Apr 19, 2015 ... There has been a lot of debate lately surrounding the death penalty, with Utah
approving the use of execution by firing squad (in the event that ...
Jan 14, 2016 ... The Christian Scriptures (New Testament) do not contain new codes of law which
govern the death penalty. However, there were many references to capital
punishment in the Bible and in ... An activity for which God Imposed the Death
Penalty Directly: ... WDJS (What Did Jesus Say) about execution?
What Does the Bible Say About the Death Penalty? Update: Since 2001, search
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Jan 25, 2012 ... The New Testament does not denounce the idea of capital punishment. ... Here
we have the biblical basis for the use of force by government for ...
In Matthew 5:17-18, Jesus taught, "Do not think that I came to abolish the Law or
... thief on the cross, who says to his reviling companion, "Do you not even fear
God, ... Literally from beginning to end, the Bible teaches that capital punishment