Peace and Conflict

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  • Peace and Conflict
    • Religious Conflict Within Families
      • Honor your father and mother. Then you will live a long, full life in the land the Lord your God is giving you.
      • Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger by the way you treat them.
    • Christian Attitudes to War
      • If you love only those who love you, what reward is there for that? Even corrupt tax collectors do that much.
      • You must not murder.
      • Put away your sword,” Jesus told him. “Those who use the sword will die by the sword.
      • But I say, do not resist an evil person! If someone slaps you on the right cheek, offer the other cheek also.
      • For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places.
      • For a child is born to us, a son is given to us. The government will rest on his shoulders. And he will be called: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
    • Christian and Muslim Attitudes to Bullying
      • Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against a fellow Israelite, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.
      • Let there arise out of you a band of people inviting to all that is good, enjoying what is right, and forbidding what is wrong. Surah
    • 'Just War' Theory
      • “But now,” he said, “take your money and a traveler’s bag. And if you don’t have a sword, sell your cloak and buy one!
      • “Well, then,” Jesus said, “give to Caesar what belongs to Caesar, and give to God what belongs to God.” His reply completely amazed them.
      • Everyone must submit to governing authorities. For all authority comes from God, and those in positions of authority have been placed there by God.
    • Muslimn Teachings on Forgiveness and Reconciliation
      • If a person forgives and makes reconciliation, his reward is due from Allah. Surah
      • A kind word with forgiveness is better then charity followed by an injury. Surah
      • Live as brothers and sisters, as Allah has commanded you. Hadith
      • Do not feel envy against the other. Hadith
      • Give justice to the person who was unfair and unjust to you. Hadith
    • Muslim Attitudes to War
      • Those who die in Just War will go straight to heaven.
      • Fight in the cause of Allah, those who fight you. But do not transgress the limits; for Allah loves not the transgressors. Surah
      • Whatever act of violence has just taken place, we deplore it. Muslim Peace Fellowship
    • Christian Teachings on Forgiveness and Reconciliation
      • Now, however, it is time to forgive and comfort him. Otherwise he may be overcome by discouragement.
      • Your eye is a lamp that provides light for your body. When your eye is good, your whole body is filled with light. But when it is bad, your body is filled with darkness.
      • For God loved the world so much that he gave his one . . .
      • I say, love your enemies! Do good to those who hate you.
      • Then he said, “Jesus, remember me when you come into your Kingdom.” And Jesus replied, “I assure you, today you will be with me in paradise.”
      • forgive us our sins, as we forgive those who sin against us. And don’t let us yield to temptation.
      • Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they don’t know what they are doing.”
      • “Lord, how often should I forgive someone who sins against me? Seven times?” “No, not seven times,” Jesus replied, “but seventy times seven!
      • But when you are praying, first forgive anyone you are holding a grudge against, so that your Father in heaven will forgive your sins, too.
      • Anyone who isn’t with me opposes me, and anyone who isn’t working with me is actually working against me.


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