Survival 101: How to protect your family during civil warUnlike natural disasters, which can happen without warning, a civil war won't occur without advance notice. If you know the signs to watch out …
Just don't use weapons to harm or kill people. Reminder of the Ten Commandments: "You Shall Not Kill."
2265 Legitimate defense can be not only a right but a grave duty for one who is responsible for the lives of others. The defense of the common good requires that an unjust aggressor be rendered unable to cause harm. For this reason, those who legitimately hold authority also have the right to use arms to repel aggressors against the civil community entrusted to their responsibility.