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Myth of Redemptive Violence

Church of the Resurrection Insights Blog Pastor Darryl Burton’s story of unjust conviction and incarceration is powerful and disturbing (https://www.darrylburton.org/). His story of forgiveness is equally powerful and disturbing. Because it goes against one dominant value in our culture – violence against evil. Our society believes in violence as the answer to end evil and suffering. Just look at the latest Hollywood blockbusters to see the “myth of redemptive violence,” that is, the myth that only violence can save us from evil.* The belief that violence can save us from evil is simply that – a belief in the face of millennia of historical evidence revealing it for the lie it is. Belief in

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