Quote of the Day

Fred_Elliott“People don’t usually express their love by perforating each other’s bodies with bullets or blowing them to pieces with cannon balls.”

— Fred Elliot, late nineteenth and early twentieth century Brethren in Christ church leader, in an 1895 Evangelical Visitor article on the doctrine of nonresistance.

 

HT = Brooke Strayer (and her recent presentation on the Brethren in Christ peace position)

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