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Old Jan 31, 2013, 09:15 AM
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Originally Posted by LcJ View Post
One more thought. Before Jesus sent out His disciples the second time, he told them this.

Luke 22:36
Then said he unto them, But now, he that hath a purse, let him take it, and likewise his scrip: and he that hath no sword, let him sell his garment, and buy one.

Interesting to say the least.
Particularly when you read verses 49 -51, it becomes apparent that Jesus told his disciples to buy swords to teach them to not use them.

49 When Jesus’ followers saw what was going to happen, they said, “Lord, should we strike with our swords?” 50 And one of them struck the servant of the high priest, cutting off his right ear.

51 But Jesus answered, “No more of this!” And he touched the man’s ear and healed him.
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