It is absolutely an endorsement of self-defense. The Lord assumes the person will love themselves (Mark 12:31). A person has the Lord-given right to defend themselves.
10 Answers · Society & Culture · 24/12/2018
... and disease. As it says: "Nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall man learn war anymore." (Isaiah 2:4) -Spread...
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...word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the...
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A person can battle recreational drug use and other sins using the rosary and fasting. The Virgin Mary can help one to know many truths about the afterlife.
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