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One could also criticize some activities of other figures one regarded highly.”21 “Sometimes modern scholars write as if ancient historians and biographers lacked proper histiographic care or interest, but such a sweeping judgment neglects too much evidence. Henk Meeter on Jacques Ellul: "Famous" modern Christian apologist, out of the Reformed tradition. He served as Lieutenant in the King William’s War in 1689. Find out the history behind the accusations in the Declaration from historian Benson J.

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