Re: [Covenanted Reformation] Re: Amish Disciples
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From: "gmw" <raging.calvinist@...>
> principle, an average Amishman would not physically resist a violent
> rapist systematically working his way through an Amish household.
> (Next time you're makin' talk with an Amishman, ask him what he would
> do in such a scenerio, he'll tell you the same.)
I live in an Amish community as well; my next-door neighbors are Amish (an
Gerry has this completely correct. To put a slightly finer point on it, an
Amish man would passively watch as *you* were tortured and killed, without
lifting a hand. Jesus did not teach such a pacifism.