Posts tagged "deism"

147th Anniversary of Lincoln’s Conversion

Oh dear. It comes around every year. The anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, given four months after the Battle of Gettysburg by President Abraham Lincoln; proof that the Republican, influenced for much of his life by Enlightenment ideas, finally, while standing on the death-place of 50,000 soldiers, gave it over to "orthodox...

Beck’s Founding Fathers

Glenn Beck has famously postulated -- on a blackboard -- that if all Americans knew the history and content of the constitution the way he and his team of "expert" historian's do, the Tea Party would be running the country's show, not President Obama or any of his like-minded radical liberals.  Last week, Beck held...