Pope Francis wants abolishing of death penalty – The head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, has called on every country in the world to put an end to the death penalty.
Pope Francis, who was speaking to thousands of people in the Vatican City on Sunday, said that God had forbidden killing anybody on whatsoever grounds it may be.
“I appeal to the consciences of those who govern to reach an international consensus to abolish the death penalty,’ he said.”
“The commandment ‘You shall not kill,’ has absolute value and applies to both the innocent and the guilty.”
What do you think? Should the the death penalty be abolished?