The question before us: Is it just for Christians to attack ISIS?
We have received a number of messages concerning the formation of the Nineveh Plain Protection Units, that is the force that is being built to fight ISIS. Overwhelmingly, most of the comments are supportive, an expression of how much people understand the danger and horror that is ISIS.
Some of the comments, however, expressed concern as to whether Christians, in accordance with their faith, can openly advocate or execute war against ISIS. The question is a fair one, and while not all Christians are familiar with the teachings of the Catholic Church, those concerning when and how force might be used are worth noting. Catholics for Americans recently tackled this issue, and we are honored to note, sighted both the Picture Christians Project and Restore Nineveh Now in the process. Read their article here and leave us your comment – is it just for Christians to make war on ISIS?