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Can we agree that if the death penalty is right then it is also good and if it is wrong, it is also bad

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Can we agree that if the death penalty is right then it is also good and if it is wrong, it is also bad? Of course, our first concern should be, what does the Bible teach about the state putting people to death? ...read more.

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Moses wrote, "whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed: for in the image of God made he man." When a person premeditatedly takes a life, he not only assaults society but attacks God since man was made in His image. ...read more.

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Less murderers and rapists, You need more than that?, Taxes spent on things that deserve it Disadvantage: Not a brilliant deterrent, Innocent people Advantage: justice, retribution, it's what the people want Disadvantage: possibility of miscarriages of justice Advantage: Justice is served Disadvantage: Murdering someone Advantage: Clearing off dangerous individuals Disadvantage: None as such, but I feel uneasy with the idea ...read more.

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