foundational values of the US
were clearly meant to be evident and permanent
walk up the steps to the building which houses the U.S.
Supreme Court you can see near the top of the building a row
of the world's law givers and each one is facing one in the middle who
is facing forward with a full frontal view... it is Moses holding
up the Ten Commandments!
you enter the U.S. Supreme Court courtroom,
the two huge oak doors have the
Ten Commandments engraved on each lower portion of each door.
you sit inside the courtroom, you can see the wall, right above
the Supreme Court judges sit, a
display of the Ten Commandments!
are Bible verses etched in stone all over the Federal
and Monuments in Washington,
Madison, the fourth president, known as "The Father of Our
Constitution" made the following statement:
"We have staked the whole of all our
political institutions upon the capacity of mankind for
self-government, upon the capacity of each and all of us to govern
ourselves, to control ourselves, to sustain ourselves according to the
Ten Commandments of God."
Henry, that patriot and founding father of our country said:
cannot be emphasized too strongly or too often that this great nation
was founded not by religionists but by Christians, not on religions but
on the Gospel of Jesus Christ."
session of Congress begins with a prayer by a paid
Christian preacher, whose
salary has been paid by U.S. taxpayers since 1777.
the 55 founders of the Constitution were members of the established
Christian churches in the colonies.
Jefferson worried that the U.S. courts would overstep their
instead of interpreting the law would begin making
law (an oligarchy...
the rule of few over many).
very first Supreme Court Justice, John Jay, said:
should select and prefer Christians as their rulers."
then, have we gotten to the point that everything we have done for over
years in this country is now suddenly wrong and unconstitutional?
remind ourselves - and others, as the Lord leads - what this great
country was built on. Thank you!!
is said that 86% of
Americans believe in God. Therefore...
have a very hard time understanding why
there is such a controversy about having the 10 commandments on
display or "In
God We Trust" on our money and having
God in the Pledge of Allegiance.
If the 14% don't like America with its
founding values, perhaps they should find another country they like