What does the rejection of the death penalty by Pope Francis mean? –some theological considerations Prof. Dr. Fred van Iersel Pope Francis has decided to remove the moral acceptability of the death penalty from the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC). Surely no trifle. It is not a change of some sort of opinion aboutContinue reading “POPE FRANCIS ON THE DEATH PENALTY”
Yury Fedotov 2010-2019 Director-General/Executive Director UNODC Doha, 13 April 2015 President Kutesa, Secretary-General Scanlon, Distinguished participants, We are here today to talk about crime, and punishment.