The Bible And Christianity Is What Our Country Based Its Religion On

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One of the most powerful and influential books ever written to man was the bible and Christianity is what our country based its religion on. This is why it would be absurd to abolish capital punishment. According to Devan Benjamin in his journal of religions and ideologies, the lord himself mentioned in Genesis 9:6: "Whoso sheddeth man 's blood, by man shall his blood be shed: for in the image of God made he man." And Exodus 21:12 states, "He that smiteth a man, so that he die, shall be surely put to death." We did not conceive this rule nor do we have the right to disregard such statute. Many tend to argue that it is a law of the Old testament, and that it did not go into effect when the new testament was proclaimed. However, stated in Revelations 13:10 it reads, “He that leadeth into captivity shall go into captivity: he that killeth with the sword must be killed with the sword. Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.” There should be no questioning the death penalty.
Imagine you’re at work and it’s three o’clock. You know this is around the time your daughter is getting off the bus. The chances of something terrible happening to her are slim and not once did it cross your mind because it has been the same routine every day. A man dwelling in the darkness of her closet. He recognizes a pattern in your twos daily routine. He knows the exact time of when she gets on and off the bus and when you leave and return home from work. This individual has arranged for this…

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