In the New Testament in the Gospels of Matthew (5:39) and Luke (6:29) we find Jesus suggesting “turn the other cheek.” It is debated by Biblical Scholars whether the suggestion to “turn the other cheek” is a pacifistic gesture or an act of resistance. In the opinion of those Venerable and Most Wise Masters who comprise the Body of the Great and Lasting Sanhedrin of our Organization the intended meaning is rather well encapsulated in the following diagram:

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