Christians and Guns

Christians and Guns

Consider the following scenario: a man breaks into the house of another man, a Christian. The Christian whose house is broken into is afraid, and gets the gun that he keeps in his house. After shouting at the intruder, he takes aim and shoots him, killing him so that the...

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What Christians Should Remember About Guns

What Christians Should Remember About Guns

In our final interview on gun violence, Fr. Chris speaks with Prof. Brian Kammerzelt, a life-long gun owner and author of an article entitled “4 things Christians should remember about the gun debate.” Brian is Assistant Professor and Chair of the Communications Department at the Moody Bible Institute. We also...

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Orthodoxy and Guns

Orthodoxy and Guns

In our third interview on gun violence, Dr. David J Dunn is here to share his thoughts on Orthodoxy and guns. David is an independent scholar whose writings on faith, politics, and culture frequently appear on the Huffington Post, as well as on his own blog, davidjdunn.com, and in various...

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Should Christians Own Guns?

Should Christians Own Guns?

Dear OCN Supporters, This month’s topic – guns and violence – is one on which Christians have a wide array of opinions, thoughts, and feelings. As Orthodox Christians considering this issue, we must remember what our priests say each week in the liturgy: “Let us go forth in peace,” adding,...

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