On this week’s show we discuss we will be talking with Author Greg Hopkins about his book A Time To Kill, the Myth of Christian Pacifism.
God and Guns Podcast Episode 129 – A Time To Kill, the Myth of Christian Pacifism
Intro: Welcome back to Episode 129 of the God and Guns Podcast. I’m your host, Troy. (Doug) And I’m your other host, Doug. (Troy) We use this podcast to talk about God, guns, and the responsible Christian gun owners interests.
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Guns: Conceal Carry or open Carry everyday. Cleaning Guns after our buddies came to shoot this Thursday.
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A Time to Kill, The Myth of Christian Pacifism by Greg Hopkins
This book is about decisions. Not the everyday kind such as “What should I wear today?” or “Where shall we eat tonight?” but decisions that deal with life, death, and protecting the innocent. Self defense is not only about individual survival; self defense can also decide the fate of a nation and all its citizens. “A Time to Kill:
The Myth of Christian Pacifism” answers questions such as:
- Do federal, state, and local laws allow citizens to defend themselves against criminal attack?
- What means are available for self defense?
- What strategies should one use to avoid potential conflict. Can Christians defend themselves against Islamic extremists?
- Is pacifism in the Bible?
- Do the Gospels say Jesus was a pacifist?
- What if God commands us to use deadly force to defend the innocent?
- How do Jesus and the New Testament writers feel about the military?
- What does the Bible say about the death penalty?
- Can Christians sit on juries and vote for the death penalty?
- Can Jesus’ teachings help soldiers with combat-induced PTSD?
- Does the Bible have a consistent message about self-defense from the Old Testament to the New?”
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Book available from Amazon on our link A Time To Kill
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Store employees fell armed robbers, WFMZ, Allentown, Pa. 11/01/15
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2015
A trio of men, at least one of whom was armed with a gun, entered Latino’s Meat Market in Reading, Pa. and attempted to rob the store. The two employees on duty responded to the threat by retrieving guns and firing at the robbers, striking two, and causing the other to flee. The two criminals that were struck died. After a preliminary investigation, Reading police stated that the employees appear to have acted in self-defense. (WFMZ, Allentown, Pa. 11/01/15)
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