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St. Francis of Assisi, Patron of Peace

Does the military action the U.S. is contemplating against Iraq meet the standards of a just war?


  

Date: 3/31/2003 4:32:52 PM
Name or Pseudonym: Gabrielle
Subject: Invasion of Irag

You are quite right in saying that a "just war" is a contradiction in terms, not only because wars invariably inflict more damage on the civilians than the military, but also, and more importantly, the Bible is quite clear on the subject: You shall not kill.

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