RE: [asa] A question on morals (OT and NT)

From: gordon brown <Gordon.Brown@Colorado.EDU>
Date: Mon Nov 09 2009 - 15:38:50 EST

On Mon, 9 Nov 2009, Dehler, Bernie wrote:

> Furthermore, I don't think it is the right answer ("turn the other cheek" in that example). I think the right answer is to defend yourself and/or remove yourself from the situation. I think "turning the other cheek" in this example is extreme and wrong, just as is "repaying evil for evil" is.


How do you define right and wrong? Against what standard do you measure
the rightness or wrongness of certain acts? For Christians God sets the

Gordon Brown (ASA member)

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