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Reflections on the Spirit of Justice

Source: (2007) In Gabrielle Maxwell and James H. Liu, ed., Restorative Justice and Practices in New Zealand: Towards a Restorative Society. Wellington, NZ: Institute of Policy Studies, Pp. 311-319."A second critical idea that recurs throughout the... READ MORE

The Meaning of Justice: Insights from the Biblical Tradition

Source: (2006) In Anthony J. W. Taylor, ed., Justice as a Basic Human Need. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Pp. 25-38."The aim of this chapter is to identify some characteristic features of the Bible's teaching on justice. It observes that... READ MORE

Terrorism, religious violence and restorative justice

Source: (2007) in, Gerry Johnstone and Daniel W. Van Ness, eds., Handbook of Restorative Justice. Cullompton, Devon: Willan Publishing. pp. 372-394"In this chapter I want to focus specifically on whether restorative justice has anything to contri... READ MORE

Satisfying Justice: Victims, Justice and the Grain of the Universe.

Source: (-0001) Washington, DC: Centre for Justice and Reconciliation at Prison Fellowship International. Downloaded 11 August 2005.In many ways the religious community still struggles to respond appropriately to the plight of victims, and the leg... READ MORE

Christian Care for the Victim

Source: (2003) Stimulus 11/3 (2003), 11-15. Restorative Justice Online. Downloaded 6 November 2003.Christopher Marshall discusses the Church's place in caring for victims and the pitfalls that hinders the Church in this work. READ MORE

Prison, Prisoners, and the Bible

Source: (2002) A Paper Delivered to 'Breaking Down the Walls Conference' Tukua Nga Here Kia Marama Ai Matamata, 14-16 June, 2002. Restorative Justice online. Downloaded 6 November 2003.Christopher Marshall discusses the use of prison seen in scrip... READ MORE

Grounding Justice in Reality: Theological Reflections on Overcoming Violence in the Criminal Justice System

Source: (2002) In J. Roberts (ed.), Overcoming Violence in New Zealand (Wellington: Philip Garside Publishers, 2002), 81-95. Restorative Justice Online. Downloaded 6 November 2003.Marshall discusses how restorative justice fits within a Biblical v... READ MORE

Prison, Prisoners, and the Bible

Source: (2003) Justice Reflections: Worldwide papers linking Christian Ideas with Matters of Justice. Issue 3 (JR 13-20).Writing in the New Zealand context, Christopher Marshall states that fear of crime, "not rising crime rates," is a primary rea... READ MORE