PART 9. RESURGENCE. History + Warfare. Tactical Objectives. Regardless of age or technology, tactical objectives remain the same. Gain Ground / Superior Positioning Deny Supply / Morale Obtain Intelligence / Firepower What are the religious manifestations of these tactics?.
“Bite the apple.” (Pre-Banishment)
Conventional Corruption (Pre-Flood)
Collective Humanism (Pre-Babel)
Paganism + False gods (Pre-Exile)
Self Righteousness (Pre-Messianic)
Supernatural Events (Pre-Crucifixion)
Persecution (Pre-Church Age)
Religious Corruption (Pre-Reformation)
Occultism (Pre-Industrial Age)
Materialism (Pre-Industrial Age)
Science (Pre-Information Age)
Steal, Kill, and Destroy
Hinder, Resist, Oppose
Tempt unto Sin
Inspire Jealousy / Rage / Unforgiveness
Deceive / Bribe / Pervert Truth
When can outdated weaponry or tactics successfully return to the battlefield?
You can’t walk an inch without being hit with media showcasing vampires, wizards, or super-powered beings.
Why the appeal in this day and age?
Blessed are those who wash their robes, that they may have the right to the tree of life and may go through the gates into the city. Outside are the dogs, those who practice magic arts, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idolaters and everyone who loves and practices falsehood.