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Bible Verses About War
Now the earth was corrupt in the sight of God, and the earth was filled with violence. God looked on the earth, and behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth. Then God said to Noah, "The end of all flesh has come before Me; for the earth is filled with violence because of them; and behold, I am about to destroy them with the earth. Confuse, O Lord, divide their tongues, For I have seen violence and strife in the city. Consider the covenant; For the dark places of the land are full of the habitations of violence. From the fruit of a man's mouth he enjoys good, But the desire of the treacherous is violence. But your iniquities have made a separation between you and your God, And your sins have hidden His face from you so that He does not hear.
Yesterday there was a huge riot in Baltimore. We live in a world full of violence and it will only worsen from here. Many critics say that the Bible condones violence, which is false. God condemns violence. We must understand that sometimes there is a need for war. We must also understand that God is holy and His holy just judgement on sin is not like our sinful violence towards each other. Violence only creates more of it and it will take you to hell as well because Christians are to have no part of it.