There is a moral crisis at the present time due to the decline of religion. The Bahá'í teachings uphold the principles of divine justice, individual responsibility, moral education, and the fear of God.
Conference held in Depoort, The Netherlands, 8-11 June 1995. Proceedings published by the Bahá'í Publishing Trust of the UK in association with Tahirih Institute, London, 1996.
Mirrored with permission from udoschaefer.com
Crime and Punishment: Bahá'í Perspectives for a Future Criminal Law
published in Law and International Order. Proceedings of the first European Bahá'í Conference on Law and International Order
London: Bahá'í Publishing Trust with Tahirih Instituut Educatieve instelling, 1996