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By Man Shall His Blood Be Shed

A Catholic Defense of Capital Punishment

Edward Feser

The Catholic Church has in recent decades been associated with political efforts to eliminate the death penalty. It was not always so. This timely work reviews and explains the Catholic Tradition regarding the death penalty, demonstrating that it is not inherently evil and that it can be reserved as a just form of punishment in certain cases. Drawi...
Publish Date
2017
May 29
Goodreads rating
4.22
ISBN
9781621641261
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Dec 11, 2020
Saints Paul, Augustine, Thomas Aquinas, et al. managed to do it. Here's a good book on the topic:      source