One such action has been to pound the lid of missile silos with a hammer as a witness to Isaiah 2:1-6, "They will beat their swords into plowshares .
What does SIP stand for?
SIP stands for Swords into Plowshares
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- Submission Input Processing
- Substituent Interaction Parameter
- Subsystem Implementation Plan
- Summer Internship Program
- Support Information Package (USAP)
- Surf in Peace
- Surgical Infection Prevention
- Sustainable Industrial Production
- Suzhou Industrial Park (Suzhou, China)
- Symbolic Input Program
- Synchronized Interleaved Polling (Sprint)
- System Idle Process (computing)
- System Implementation Plan
- System Implementation Posture (system documentation)
- System Improvement Plan
- System Improvement Program
- System Improvement Program (SINCGARS)
- System in a Package
- System Informacji Przestrzennej (Polish: Spatial Information System)
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The name comes from the biblical injunction to beat swords into plowshares.
They are antithetical to Isaiah's prophecy about the people beating their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks.
Particularly beloved is the prophecy found in Isaiah 2:4: "They shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks: Nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
Upon locating GE's Mark 12A nuclear missile vehicles, they enacted the vision of the prophet Isaiah: "Nations shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks; one nation shall not raise the sword against another, nor shall they train for war again" (Isaiah 4:2).
They shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
TRADING" SWORDS FOR PLOWSHARES It is important for us women activists to understand the complex underpinning of the arms trade, why it is important to work for peace, and that we are still far from swords into plowshares.
Beating swords into plowshares and making war no more is not a strategy but utopian faith.