"It 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."
- Patrick Henry
"We recognize no sovereign but God, and no King but Jesus."
-John Hancock, Signer of the Declaration of Independence
“[The Fourth of July] ought to be commemorated
as the day of deliverance
by solemn acts of devotion to God Almighty.”
– John Adams
"The Bible is the best of all books, for it is the word of God
and teaches us the way to be happy in this world and in the next.
Continue therefore to read it
and to regulate your life by its precepts."
- John Jay, First Chief-Justice of the US Supreme Court
“And this be our motto, ‘In God is our trust’”
- Francis Scott Key,
National Anthem of the United States of America
“Our laws and our institutions must necessarily
be based upon and embody
the teachings of The Redeemer of mankind.
It is impossible that it should be otherwise;
and in this sense and to this extent
our civilization and our institutions are emphatically Christian…
This is a Christian nation”
- United States Supreme Court Decision
in Church of the Holy Trinity v. United States, 1892
“Righteousness exalts a nation…”