Was the Great War A Holy War?

Gott strafe England!” and “God save the King!”
God this, God that, and God the other thing.
Good God!” said God, “I’ve got my work cut out!

As Europe remembers the start of WW!, Philip Jenkins, Distinguished Professor of History at Baylor University explains how this war was a modern-day Holy War with each faction laying claim to God on their side. Just like in fact the “Holy Wars” and Crusades of medieval times — except this one involved aircraft, machine guns, and 10 million lives.

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