Categories Uncategorized Discussion Starter Post author By admin Post date June 19, 2007 5 Comments on Discussion Starter When is it right for one person to intentionally kill another person? Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Tags Faith -n- Politics ← Truth in Proverbs → Hate Crimes Are Evil 5 replies on “Discussion Starter” OK, I’ll bite — self defense, or to protect another person from imminent threat. Loading... To me never. if your defending your self you should try to disable ,not kill, the person. Loading... Shadowfax, Well, in addition to those, it is legal to intentionally kill a person who is the enemy in combat and executing a person when authorized by the state. Of course, I was thinking about when is it right. Is it right to kill someone in self-defense? What about on the battlefield? Maybe right is more expansive that legal: Is it right to end the suffering of a person who asks for it? Is it right to kill an abusive husband? James’s approach has the virtue of consistency. I don’t think I agree, but his has given me permission to disagree with him on other occasions. Loading... What Shadowfax said. Also, I would interpret imminent threat as more than someone is trying to shoot me. For example, if I’m in my home and someone tries to break in and I kill them, and later find they were armed only with the tools they were using to try and break in with, fine. Shouldn’t have tried to break in. Loading... Prophetic Progress: Discussion Starter (Killing II) Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.