At a critical juncture in the Battle of the Bulge, General George S. Patton’s Third Army became bogged down in its drive to relieve the legendary 101st Airborne Division trapped at Bastogne, Belgium.
An encircled force of 15,000 elite American soldiers defended the vital crossroads town from a German contingent that outnumbered them by nine-to-one in critical sections of the front.
Meanwhile, wintry conditions had grounded the Allied air force, neutralizing their massive advantage in air supremacy.
That’s when Patton called upon the power of prayer.
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