N.T. Wright on the Death Penalty and American Christianity

This comes from a short article in the Washington Post “On Faith:” You can’t reconcile being pro-life on abortion and pro-death on the death penalty. Almost all the early Christian Fathers were opposed to the death penalty, even though it was of course standard practice across the ancient world. As far as they were concerned, [Read More…]

The State Killed 2 Men Last Night (but we only cared about Troy Davis) [David Henson]

The situation with Troy Davis is truly heartbreaking.  Jesus calls us to care about life.  Yet most American Christians refuse to be Pro-Life from the womb to the tomb.  Something’s gotta change. Rather than writing my own reflection on the Troy Davis situation, I wanted to point your attention to an excellent post about it [Read More…]