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Today's Readings: 1 Samuel 14 | Isaiah 58 | Matthew 1-2

Reading 1 - 1Sa 14

"During the Palestine campaign in World War I, the Allies were at the same spot where these events [of 1Sa 14] occurred. One recalled that this was referred to in Scripture, a Bible was obtained, and the experiences of Jonathan and his armorbearer proved profitable to the advancing Allies" (Islip Collyer, "Where It Happened" 101).