Gospel of matthew

Please provide examples of violent acts (or calls for such acts) in the readings assigned. In your entries make sure to answer the following points:

  • Who is committing (or calling for) the violent acts? Who was (or is) the target? 
  • What seems to be the purpose of the violent act?
  • How was/is it justified by those who commit or propose the violent act?
  • How did it (or does it) change the existing circumstances (what is the actual or proposed impact of it)?