The Second Slap

Peter Leithart has a fantastic article on turning the other cheek over at Credenda Agenda. Here’s an excerpt:

This looks like “non-resistance,” but it isn’t.  Jesus never prohibited His disciples from resistance…. Jesus is not telling us to just “take it.” At the same time Jesus forbids us to enter into the cycle of honor and retaliation, vengeance and counter-strike, He’s also forbidding us to do nothing.

Read the rest here.

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