Originally Posted by G26S239
Yes it does indicate that believers should be armed. It is also consistent with Psalm 149:6-7 "Let the high praise of the Lord be on their lips, and a two edge sword in their hand: To execute vengeance upon the heathen, and punishments upon the people:"
I never said that it mentioned they shouldn't be armed, I just said that I don't believe they necessarily go together, I'm sure there is a better choice of words than "go together".
Besides, that right there proves one of my points about christianity. Christianity isn't about the good of the people, or the good of the world, like so many seem to claim. It's all about the good of the people who agree with christian views. Everybody else be damned for being a non-believing heathen.