Christian Worldview

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The death penalty in the United States and around the World
Raul Lopez-Rodriguez
Liberty University Online
CJUS 230
Professor: Jeffrey Sexton
July 31, 2013

Abstract This document explore the advance and disadvantages of the death penalty in the United
States. The death penalty has been used by many countries including Europe in the early years of society. In addition, during the years, death penalty has been an option to suppress those who are not so privilege in society. The death penalty crime in those areas, where the Capital punishment is permitted those states are in a higher crime rate. The American Civil Liberties
Union has been one of the most important organization in the world in support of many human rights and are against the death penalty. Since, the American Civil Liberties Union gives us; some of the reasons that helps to understand why this punishment does not help to minimize crimes in our society. Although, many lawyers are use or put on the cases to help those in need to be free, there has been many of those lawyers who if they are not paid a good amount of money they will not work hard enough to get them what they deserve which is their liberty.
Christianity has not been in support of the death penalty at all and it has been working against the destruction of human beings using the bible as their back up and the Holy Ghost who change people hearts.

The death penalty is against the rights of defendant and cannot be supported from a Christian view in favor of life. In early centuries, the death penalty became a choice to deal with many crimes committed by citizen in Europe and also in the United States. The death penalty was used by many Kings in many circumstances in Europe to let the citizen of his reign to do what it was right or they were going to die by the death penalty. At that time,…...

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