Sacrifice of Jepthah's Daughter
"It is a snare for one to say rashly, 'It is holy,' and begin to reflect only after making a vow." Proverbs 20:25
As businesses, economists, and foreign governments look on with disbelief, the political talk in Washington has somehow become all about vows. Suddenly there seem to be all these vows that politicians are being asked to sign, from vows about opposing same-sex marriage to vows to avoid tax increases no matter what.