Posted by: Dan | March 3, 2005

The Love of Power and the Power of Love

For all its talk about freedom, liberty, democracy and human rights the real power of the American Empire is found in the ability to take another's life.
Empires possess the power to kill.

And for all its talk about wholeness, strength, forgiveness and perfection the real power of Christianity is found in the ability to lay down one's life.
Christians possess the power to die.

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