Tag Archives: can a Christian use deadly force?

Cold-Case Christianity for Kids is Finally Available!

After about a year developing the book and related website, Cold-Case Christianity for Kids is finally available at book sellers everywhere! To celebrate the release, I am going to post a review from Natasha Crain, the author of the best-selling book, Keeping Your Kids on God’s Side. Her blog (ChristianMomThoughts.com) …

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Is Jesus A Pacifist?

Many Christian pacifists cite the words of Jesus to argue He would never condone any kind of deadly force (in spite of the obvious justifications for killing allowed by the Old Testament Law). They typically cite the following passage (from the Sermon on the Mount) to make their case: Luke …

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Does Christianity Require Pacifism?

At a time when the world is still divided by war and conflict, Christians have a duty and responsibility to examine our position related to the use of deadly force. As a homicide detective, this issue has been at the center of my professional life for over twenty-five years. In …

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