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A Godless Party Expels the Creator

YeahOkay Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:15 AM
Governments and governors have two forms of restrictions placed upon them. One is legal: that you find in the Constitution; the other is moral, which you find in the Ten Commandments. You are being protected against autocracy now, not by what the Constitution of the United States says, but by the moral instincts of the people who hold the reins of government in this Country. That is why John Adams said: "Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other." That is why William Penn said: "Those people who will not be governed by Almighty God must be ruled by Tyrants."
Donjindra Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 12:17 PM
John Adams said: "Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other."

1) Many Christians define atheism or "secular humanism" as religion. So it seems we can't help but be a religious people.

2) We are a moral people.

So John Adams needn't worry.

magnetar Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:44 AM
how true. they are ruled by envy, covetness, murder gluttony, pride and wrath..all those things that we are to avoid...
Patriot155 Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:34 AM
Very good and true points.
The authors of the Democratic platform have inadvertently revealed to the world the sea change that has taken place in that party we once knew.

For the first time -- and in the longest Democratic platform in history, 26,000 words -- there was not a single mention of God, the Creator, whom Thomas Jefferson himself, father of the party, proclaimed to be the author of our right to life and liberty.

The convention had approved the new platform, but when a firestorm erupted, a panicked Barack Obama hastily ordered "God" reinstated.

But when the amendment...