Category Archives: Just War

The price of our freedom

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Responding to acts of terrorism

How could it be honorable and loving to remain passive while people are being terrorized and killed unjustly. Continue reading

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Syria, Abortion and Hypocrisy

It’s a bit difficult for me to think of America as the moral leader when it comes to the safety of children. Continue reading

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3 Questions about war

Is it possible for a government to carry out a just war? Continue reading

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When is war necessary?

We should not allow our weariness with overseas wars result in a delusional isolationism. There is always a danger in reaction resulting in opposite extremes. So perhaps this is a good time to review our beliefs about war. Is it possible to have a just war? Could a decision to go to war ever be the best and most loving choice? Continue reading

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A time to remember

There is no greater display of dedication to one’s Nation than to give of your sons and daughters to military service. Let us pause to remember with gratitude and honor those fallen and wounded in battle! Pray for and aid the comfort of those who feel so deeply the pain of loss at this time.
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Myth about the First Amendment

Our Sunday News recently asked me to be a voice to balance the weekly columns of the assistant editor. He generates the most reader response for the paper but writes from more of a left-side, liberal perspective (labels I am a … Continue reading

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