Crime and Punishment Christian Justice

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  • Why is justice important to Christians?
    • They believe that justice for all people is at the heart of God’s character.
    • God is a God of Justice: ‘There is no God but me, a just God and a Saviour.’ Isaiah 45:21
    • People should be treated fairly and not cheated: ‘So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you.’ Matthew 7:12
    • The rich should share with the poor: ‘The man who has two coats should share with him who has none, and the man who has food should do the same.’ Luke 3:11
      • People should be treated equally: ‘There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male or female, for you are all one in Christ.’ Galatians 3:28

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