Archives for April 8, 2014

Christian Ethics and Capital Punishment: Some Thoughts about Reasons and Arguments

Some Thoughts on Christianity and Capital Punishment1. The conversations among Christians (and of Christians to the state) become confused because issues are not properly disentangled from each other:* In a context of separation of church and state what does Christian ethics have to do with     the secular state? Can Christians dictate to the secular state Christian ethics when the       society is pluralistic?*Has God given a "sword" (divine right to punish offenders with death and t … [Read more...]