Tag: Death Penalty

A Biblical Case for the Death Penalty

Much ruptures this morning in response to Paul Staines’ campaign to reintroduce the death penalty. Perhaps the most reasoned response is from Elizabeth Hunter of Theos. Perhaps it is because foreshortening a still-redeemable life seems a very dangerous undertaking, permissible

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Rowan on the Ugandan Anti-Homosexuality Bill

I haven’t blogged much about this issue, but this press statement from the Archbishop of Canterbury is bang on the nail. Emphasis added by myself. The Archbishop of Canterbury is very concerned at the news that the proposed ‘Anti-Homosexuality Bill’

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Why I can’t sign the Changing Attitude Letter

Changing Attitude have published the letter that they circulated around various groups in the past week, especially Anglican Mainstream, Fulcrum and Reform. There are parts of the letter that are very good, succinct and powerful, but other aspects which mean

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Uganda’s Anti Homosexuality Bill

I’ve received a few emails asking me to make my position clear on the Ugandan Anti-Homosexuality Bill currently going through their legislature. Let me be absolutely clear in case anybody doubts, I find the idea of introducing a death penalty

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