Jennifer DeWeerth

Love Your (Terrorist) Enemies?

January 24, 2006

This article originally submitted to Pacific School of Religion as part of Progressive Christian Witness, a 2006 initiative of PSR designed to bring voices of progressive Christianity to churches

Jesus asked us to do some very difficult things. It is not easy to forgive seventy times seven (Matt. 18:22), turn the other cheek (Matt. 5:39 and Luke 6:29), or love your enemies (Matt.