January 23, 2013
Breaking News: Military Removes Ban on Women in Combat
CT offers three evangelical views, given the Bible's Deborah, Jael, Judith.
Breaking news: The military has removed its ban on women in combat. The decision, which overturns a 1994 ban and is one of outgoing Pentagon chief Leon Panetta's biggest decisions, "opens thousands of front-line positions" to women, though the change "won't happen immediately."
In September, CT noted that the first-ever female chaplain assigned to an army combat unit graduated from an Assemblies of God seminary.