, by Peter David, Trelane, (The Squire of Gothos
- TOS episode 17), is shown to be a member of the Continuum, as well as "General" Trelane's parents. Trelane's parents intervened at the last moment to save Kirk's life, when Trelane was about to run him through with a sword.
The Continuum also took away Q's powers, (Déjà Q
- TNG episode 61), because he had abused those powers with his "experiments".
These examples prove that, despite their godly powers do not allow senseless killing.