Case study: World War Two

In the following clip you will hear Neville Chamberlain declare war with Germany in 1939. Britain declared war on Germany after it had invaded Poland.

For reflection and discussion

  1. Was World War Two a just war?
  2. Did it meet the criteria of the just war theory?
  3. Was the war fought according to the criteria of the just war theory?
  4. What would pacifist Christians say about the war?
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