This is the Sword of Damocles that hangs over the heads of law enforcement officers, who deserve our thanks.
Here is an amazing video of how cops can go from contact to shots fired in 3 seconds.
The reader who sent this rightly commented: “One must be prepared spiritually at all times.”
We don’t have to be cops to be in spiritual danger. Remember that “mortal sin” is called “mortal” for a reason. And spiritual death is a lot more serious than physical death.
Go to confession!