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CHRISTIANITY CAPITAL PUNISHMENT
Can The Death Penalty Deliver Justice Or Peace?
Poet; Author, 'Black Irish'
While I find it almost impossible to sympathize with Humberto Leal García Jr.'s suffering, I believe, as a person of faith, it is unjust and immoral for any state in the United States to put this killer to death.
Jesus Christ, Capital Defendant
Robert and Marion Short Chair, Professor of Law, University of...
I think that there is something powerful in simply considering Christ as a criminal defendant. That subtle change in perspective can change worlds.
Texas, the Death Penalty, and the Will of God
Church camp director
I do not believe that capital punishment belongs in our world. The arguments of "crime determent" and "continuing threat to society" are masked justifications for a human response to justice, not a divine one.
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