Christian religious teachings on value and nature of human life: Pacifism and Just War

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  • Pacfisists- people who believe that war is ineffective, wasteful, they have relgious faith, but believe in the a non-relgious sanctity of life, they can use a non violent direct pproach
  • In gospels Jesus called for his followes to sacrfice love not violence
  • Love your enemies
  • Pacfist christians become minority
  • THE QUAKERS- Most popular in UK

                             -They believe that violence leads to more violence

                             - People should actively avoid conflict 



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