THE WATCHTOWER November 2015 | How Does God View War?
The Bible’s answer may surprise you.
Long ago, God told his people to make war. Later, Jesus taught people to love their enemies. What changed?
Three key factors distinguished wars that God authorized.
Although God’s view of war remained the same, a critical event proved that something had changed.
God will soon bring a war that will end all wars.
Why did Joseph shave before seeing Pharaoh? When the Bible says that Timothy’s father was “a Greek,” does it mean that he was born in Greece?
THE BIBLE CHANGES LIVES
Pawel Pyzara was pursuing violence, drugs, and a law degree—all at the same time. A turning point came when he started a fight with eight men.
IMITATE THEIR FAITH
What helped transform Timothy from a shy youth to an outstanding Christian overseer?
If the dead will be raised up, where will they live?
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