Germany was the major force behind both World War I and World War II. For decades since WWII, it was seemingly content to mainly align with the international views of the USA and France. Yet, in the past few years, its increasing wealth has seemingly emboldened it to start to take more divergent views, as well as to extend its diplomatic and economic reach.
This article is the first of two. These articles will attempt to identify the identity of Germany in the Bible, some highly limited German history, and Germany's prophesied role.
Readers of the German language may find the following booklet of interest:
WO IST DIE WAHRE CHRISTLICHE KIRCHE HEUTE?
Asshur, Assyria, and Germany
Where do the Germanic peoples come from? The male ancestors of all those currently on planet earth are listed in Genesis chapter 10.
In that portion of the Bible we see that one of the sons of Shem and grandson of Noah was named Assur/Ashur/Asshur: