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or  four  long  years,  in  the  front  line   in  God's  protection  by  repeating  the  91st
                warfare  of  World  War  I,  the  British   Psalm:
          FRegiment  commanded  by  Colonel             “He that dwelleth in the secret place of the
          Whittlesey had not one casualty. They did     Most High shall abide under the shadow of
          not lose a single man! They could only give   the Almighty. I will say of the LORD, He is my
          one explanation for this incredible record.   refuge and my fortress: my God; in Him will I
          During those interminable years of danger     trust. Surely He shall deliver thee from the
          and valour, every officer and every enlisted   snare  of  the  fowler,  and  from  the  noisome
          man in the Regiment daily affirmed his faith   pestilence.  He  shall  cover  thee  with  His
                                                        feathers,  and  under  His  wings  shalt  thou
                                                        trust:  His  truth  shall  be  thy  shield  and
                                                        buckler. Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror   and more specifically, the casualties experienced by
                                                        by night; nor for the arrow that flieth by day;   adjacent  Regiments,  the  chances  that  an  entire
                                                        Nor  for  the  pestilence  that  walketh  in   Regiment  could  go  through  such  front  line  battles
                                                        darkness;  nor  for  the  destruction  that    without a single casualty were astronomically small!
                                                        wasteth at noonday. A thousand shall fall at   [From:  The  Mighty  Hand  of  God,  Katherine  Pollard
                                                        thy side, and ten thousand at thy right hand;   Carter, Impact Books, 1991].
                                                        but  it  shall  not  come  nigh  thee.  Only  with
                                                        thine  eyes  shalt  thou  behold  and  see  the
                                                        reward  of  the  wicked.  Because  thou  hast
                                                        made the LORD, which is my refuge, even the
                                                        most High, thy habitation; there shall no evil
                                                        befall  thee;  neither  shall  any  plague  come
                                                        nigh  thy  dwelling.  For  He  shall  give  His
                                                        angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all
                                                        thy ways…"
                                                        Each  officer  and  soldier  in  the  Regiment
                                                        carried  a  complete  copy  of  Psalm  91  and
                                                        either read it or recited it from memory daily.
                                                        Considering the casualty totals for the War,
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