Daily Archives: December 11, 2010

Today In History: December 11, 1941, Hitler Declared War on the US

Though a complete list of Hitler’s blunders would be too long for any history blog, even this one, today in history, 69 years ago, Hitler made a serious blunder by declaring war against the United States shortly after the attack … Continue reading

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Spoils of War: An Examination of The Treatment of Captive Women in Deuteronomy 21:10-14

Throughout history, one of the most tragic fates of any woman was to be captured in warfare because the treatment of female prisoners by victorious armies has been nearly uniformly barbaric.  Nonetheless, the Bible contains within it a remarkable law … Continue reading

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