The following item was first published as part of the RealClearPublicAffairs’s 1776 Series, which explores the major themes that define the American mind. Our politics is currently overwhelmed with identity. Rights, votes, participation, all understanding of one’s place in the country is said to be based on one’s “identity.” The one identity that people shy away … More Between Creed and Clan
American Minute with Bill Federer Bill of Rights were “Restrictive Clauses” to Prevent Federal Government from Ruling through Mandates Though George Washington presided at the Constitutional Convention, George Mason refused to sign the U.S. Constitution. Why? Because it did not put enough limits on the Federal Government. George Mason and George Washington were friends, both being from Virginia. When the Continental … More Bill of Rights were “Restrictive Clauses”
Was America founded to be a secular nation? In other words, does religion have no role in American politics or public policy-making? The answer is more complex than you might think. Robert George, Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, explains. Watch Now
American Minute with Bill Federer “Done … the SEVENTEENTH DAY of SEPTEMBER, in the year of our LORD one thousand seven hundred and eighty seven. “This is the last line of the U.S. Constitution… SOURCE: Constitution Day –“A Republic, If You Can Keep It!”
Today September 17th marks the day, 234 years ago the founders of the US signed the Constitution. The U.S. Constitution is, regardless of what many want to think, the Highest Law of the land. It says that any “government” official that claims policy, rule, or law contrary to it is illegal. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood … More CONSTITUTION DAY
Very interesting article, I have long said America was not founded as a “Christian Nation” (we are a Republic not a Theocracy) but founded upon Judeo-Christian principles by Christian Men. American Minute with Bill Federer Was the U.S. Constitution ratified by “Christian” States ? George Washington dictated a “talk” to the Cherokee Nation, August 29, … More Was the U.S. Constitution ratified by “Christian” States ?
I Had to read the story to make sense of the headline 🙂 See ¹ Making Sense? American Pastors Network Leaders Say Opposing COVID-19 Recommendations May Result in Same Dire Outcomes by News Room / May 18, 2020 World leaders came out with some dire predictions this week related to COVID-19 response, and the American Pastors Network … More Making Sense? American Pastors Network Leaders Say Opposing COVID-19 Recommendations May Result in Same Dire Outcomes