November 2008

The Tower of Babel Versus Modern Warfare-Defense Language Institute

Volume 91, Issue 11

Long before there was our Corps of Marines, there were biblical accounts of the "Tower of Babel" located in a city that united all humanity, all speaking the same language. Because this tower was built to honor man and not the Almighty, God struck it down and changed our world order forever. Each and every tribe was given a different language, causing communication obstacles and perhaps thus creating an interesting perspective on the need for the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, Calif.

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