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How to stop hate and its effects

Self-defense is your divine right.

From the September 21, 1998 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


Approaches to self-defense range from carrying a weapon or a can of mace to learning a martial art. But nothing in this line offers sure-fire protection from aggression. Yet we have a right to defend ourselves—a right and an obligation. Here's an effective spiritual means of securing our own and others' welfare.