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Many anti-gun and anti-self-defense activists have long used the Bible to push their pacifist agenda. In truth, the assertion that the New Testament compels pacifism is an extraordinarily weak argument.

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http://www.david-kopel.org/Religion/Is-the-best-defense-a-go...

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The Commandment, after all, does not say "Thou shalt not kill humans," but simply says "Thou shalt not kill." The word in the original Hebrew text is r'tzach, which would be translated as "murder."
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