Everyone on this thread keeps talking about the innocence of the deceased.
Democrats criticized Republicans for bringing this up as one of the first issues rather than the pandemic. It is another thing altogether to explain it, fix it, administer it and sustain it with justice. Erik Gunn writes about subjects that include Work, Faith, the Land, and the City, and is a frequent contributor to The Progressive. While the death penalty is allowed and even mandated in some cases, the Bible also reveals that not all who are guilty of murder and complicity in murder are executed. Africa and say in favor of evangelicals? The death penalty is exactly that. Too many innocent people have been put to death. American identity and our religious reputation. Because that was the Roman form of execution at that time.