Thus on the day of the battle, no sword or spear was to be found in the possession of any of the troops with Shaul and Yonatan; only Shaul and Yonatan had them. Samuel 13:22 (The Israel BibleTM)
Israel 365: An Israeli politician compared Biden’s plans for gun reform to the Philistine’s confiscation of swords in the time of Saul, turning Israel into a completely conquered nation.
BIDEN’S PLAN: CURE THE “PUBLIC HEALTH EPIDEMIC” OF GUN OWNERSHIP
The press did not challenge Democratic candidate Joe Biden to reveal his platform during the campaign so many of his planned policies are being revealed now. One such policy concerns the ownership of guns protected by the second amendment. On his website; Biden outlines his plans, referring to gun violence during the COVID-19 pandemic as a “public health epidemic”, claiming that 40,000 people died last year as a result of gun violence.
According to Pew Research, the exact number in 2017, the most recent year for which there are complete statistics, was 39,773. It is important to note (though Biden did not) that of those, 60% (23,854) were suicides. Read More …
Opinion: Is there any part of the US Constitution that progressive left politicians do not want to change?
In 1 Samuel 13:22 the Philistines had an advantage over the Israelites having learned from the Hittites how to manufacture and use iron for swords and spears. The lesson learned is that even without an absence of weapons only because of Jonathan’s confidence in the Lord, did the Israelites prevail against a well-armed enemy.
But what about the (former) Christian majority in the United States? Will there be enough faith to withstand a coming global order?
Every authoritarian government in modern history has outlawed weapons. A Mises Institute report (here) from 2018 illustrates: