Who are Jehovah’s Witnesses?

There are over eight million Jehovah's Witnesses in 240 countries worldwide. They have no political affiliations and they renounce violence. However, they have been easy targets for many governments.

Is the death penalty un-Christian?

In the Western world, the U.S. is one of only one of two countries with capital punishment, and support remains strongest in the 'Bible Belt'. Here's a look at the historic arguments within Christian communities over the death penalty.

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Mathew Schmalz

I am a father, husband, and Roman Catholic scholar teaching at a Jesuit institution in Massachusetts, USA. My teaching and research cover Comparative Religions, global Catholicism, Catholic theology and…