Christian Views and Teachings

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  • The Ten Commandments:

"Thou shalt not murder"

Jesus said:

"He who lives by the sword will die by the sword"

"If a man hits you on your right cheek, offer him your left cheek"

"Love your enemies and pray for your persecutors"

"Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his life for another"

"Blessed are the peacemakers"

The message of Christianity:

  • A message of peace based on Jesus' teachings
  • War goes against the teachings and examples of Jesus
  • Pope john Paul 2 said that all people should commit themselves to pursuing peace

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