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The Pope has adopted the provision on inadmissibility of the death penalty - RIA Novosti, 8/2/2018


VATICAN, 2 Aug – RIA Novosti, Sergey Startsev. The Pope Francis has approved change of a catechism of Catholic church in which it is from now on claimed that "the death penalty is inadmissible" and the obligation "resolutely contains to strive for her cancellation around the world".© AP Photo/L' Osservatore Romano/Pool Scientists called the Turin shroud подделкойКак the service of the press of the Holy See has reported on Thursday, in May of this year the pontiff has accepted the prefect of the Vatican Congregation of the doctrine of belief cardinal Luís Francisco Ladariya and during an audience has approved new edition of article 2267 from the chapter 5 of a catechism devoted to a bible precept "Thou shalt not kill". It is specified in this provision of a catechism that long time the death penalty was considered as the adequate response to some serious crimes and acceptable, though an exceptional measure of punishment for protection of the general benefit. "Today understanding that the dignity of the personality isn't lost even after commission of the gravest crimes is more and more strong. Besides, the new understanding of sense of retaliatory sanctions from the state has extended" — in the new edition this article.© AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino Pope is said I have compared abortions to crimes to the natsistovotnena in article 2267 the father Francis's performance in October, 2017 before participants of the meeting organized by Papal council for assistance of New Evangelization is quoted. "In the light of the Gospel the Church learns that the death penalty is inadmissible as she (church) is attentive to inviolability and dignity of the personality and resolutely undertakes to strive for her cancellation around the world", the service of the press explains. Besides, on Thursday the special message of the cardinal Ladariya to all bishops of the Roman Catholic Church in which the value of the changes made to a catechism on the issue of the death penalty is explained has also been published. It is specified in this document which is also approved by the father Francis that new edition of article 2267 is directed to that "through valid dialogue with the political authorities conditions which would allow to exclude legal institute of the death penalty have been created where he in force".© RIA Novosti / Andrey Alexandrov to Pass into an image bank "I will tell police". That will force the priest to reveal a secret исповедиКатехизис Catholic church has been created according to the decision of the extraordinary Synod of bishops of 1985 and approved as the Pope John Paul II in June, 1992. This fundamental document representing statement of Catholic belief has been published on October 11, 1992 by the apostolic constitution of Fidei depositum. In former edition of article 2267 of a catechism it was said, in particular, that "the traditional church doctrine doesn't exclude application of the death penalty if it is the only possible way it is effective to protect lives of people from an unfair aggressor". At the same time in the document it was noted that presently cases of application of this measure of punishment "take place very seldom if not at all already are practically absent".

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