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BTR News – Armed self-defense is not only intelligent as Malcolm X professed but it is biblical as well. People often mistake Dr. King’s tactic of non-violence in protesting racism with very young people as a Christian doctrine when it is not and Dr. King was following Gandhi’s model in his worthwhile movement that showed the world the true nature of the savage racist white American still walking around today perhaps who attacked children and locked them up in cages like Donald Trump is currently locking up refugees seeking asylum in the United States because of problems it has created in the nation’s of origins.
In a 29-minute Kenneth Copeland Ministries broadcast today titled “Vote According to the Bible on Judges, Debt, and Self-Defense“, a Christian pastor used scripture to debunk the perception of Christianity as a passive spiritual path when it comes to how far Christians are to go in defending the life of innocents such as more recent historical Christian figures like the enslaved-preacher Nat Turner, Gabriele Prosser and others who rebelled against the slavery and human trafficking of evil men who professed to be “Christian” but were only pretending to practice a religion but not in fellowship with Christ.
33 But he replied, “Lord, I am ready to go with you to prison and to death.”
34 Jesus answered, “I tell you, Peter, before the rooster crows today, you will deny three times that you know me.”
35 Then Jesus asked them, “When I sent you without purse, bag or sandals, did you lack anything?”
“Nothing,” they answered.
36 He said to them, “But now if you have a purse, take it, and also a bag; and if you don’t have a sword, sell your cloak and buy one. – Luke 22: 33 -36