- Created by: maddiecorfield
- Created on: 12-03-15 22:08
- The Old Testament teaches that the death penalty should be used for some crimes.
- Jesus never taught that the death penalty was wrong.
- In the Middle Ages, the Christian Church used the death penalty against those who challenged the authority of the church.
- St Paul teaches (New Testament) that Christians should accept and obey the laws of their country. This may include the death penalty.