Capital Punishment & Criminal Justice

Evangelical Focus

Last week, the board of directors of the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) voted to update its stance about death penalty, and acknowledge for the first time that opposition to the death penalty is also a legitimate application of Christian ethics.

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Huffington Post

Like millions of families across America, I have seen the effects of both crime and the criminal justice system up close. My father served time in the juvenile detention system.

Religion News Service

A common theme invoked in both the Jewish holiday of Passover and the Christian holiday of Easter is the portrayal of suffering under harsh and unfair punishment.