Tag Archives: Nazi Germany

Patriotism Is Not Even Close To Being The Highest Virtue

Soon after I became a Christian I had a conversation with a youth pastor. July Fourth was coming up and he said that he thought patriotism was very Godly. I asked, “What about citizens in Nazi Germany?” “Ummm … so maybe not … Continue reading

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A Fourth of July Thought on the Downside of Patriotism

[From the archives.] Soon after I became a Christian I had a conversation with a youth pastor. July Fourth was coming up and he said that he thought patriotism was very Godly. I asked, “What about citizens in Nazi Germany?” “Ummm … … Continue reading

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Holocaust Remembrance Day – When Nazi Judges Ruled the Courts

[Holocaust Remembrance Day began at sunset last night and continues through today. Here is a post from the archives.] When Nazis Were Judges Judges, even the best of judges, sometimes make the wrong decisions. And then there are courts where … Continue reading

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Holocaust Remembrance Day – When Nazis Ran the Courts

[Holocaust Remembrance Day began at sunset last night and continues through today. Here is a post from the archives to help us remember.] When Nazis Were Judges Judges, even the best of judges, sometimes make the wrong decisions. And then … Continue reading

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When Nazis Were Judges

Judges, even the best of judges, sometimes make the wrong decisions. And then there are courts where the wrong decision is unavoidable because wrong decisions are part of the process. In Law, Justice, and the Holocaust (2009, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum), … Continue reading

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Evil Loses – a lesson from World War 2

[In today’s guest post Liz Mallory explores what it means to have heroes among us, and in reading it I could not help thinking of Paul’s insight in Ephesians 6:12: For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the … Continue reading

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