Turn the other cheek?
Should a Christian fight back or just turn the other cheek? “My concern with this goes back to my childhood,” writes professor James Alexander in the Quodlibet Journal. “ Something never seemed quite right to me about the entire notion of human violence. On one hand, humans seemed capable of such great, self-giving, other-centered acts. At the same time, humans seemed capable of such inhumanity and cruelty. I was puzzled.”