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“Violence And Destruction Are Heard Within Her”

Greg3105 Wrote: Jul 23, 2012 4:14 PM
For a contrast just imagine kindergarten and elementary students of America today, or talk to an elementary teacher, and consider what these children are dealing with daily, and seeing and hearing daily at home and the media and among their peers. And compare that to elementary children of the 1960's and what their world was like before TV and music and video games, etc.

As America reels from yet another devastating tragedy, the message of the ancient Hebrew prophets speaks to us afresh: A nation that is filled with violence is a nation on the verge of collapse. Consider where we stand today.

While grieving families in Aurora, CO come to grips with their agonizing losses, it is sobering to realize that the movie theater massacre was actually the sixth multiple-victim shooting in America so far in July, with a total of 24 killed and almost 100 wounded (again, this represents multiple-victim shootings only).

As we look back over the last five years,...