the third time in just over one month, President Obama has refused to include
any mention of the “Creator” in his recitation of the Declaration of
believed that “all Men are created equal, that they are endowed by their
Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are Life,
Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.”
Repeatedly now the
president has simply said Americans are endowed with certain rights, but
persistently refuses to acknowledge with the Founders that these rights are a
gift from God.
He stripped God from
our founding document on September 15 when speaking to the Congressional
Hispanic Caucus Institute. He did it again on September 23 at a fundraiser in
New York City. And he did it yet a third time on Monday night at in Rockville,
Md. when speaking to Democratic Senate candidate donors.
There are his exact
words from Monday night, spoken as he quoted the Declaration: “We hold these
truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that each of us
endowed with certain inalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty
and the pursuit of happiness.”
This can no longer
by any stretch of the imagination be considered unintentional or accidental.
President Obama is
deliberately stripping our Christian heritage from us right before our very
If our rights do not
come to us from God, they come to us from government. And what government
gives, government can take away. President Obama has taken a long stride on the
path that leads to tyranny and ruin.
We face a momentous
election in less than two weeks that will shape the future of our nation and perhaps
determine whether we will be a nation that honors God or a nation that winds up
on the ash heap of history, joining every other nation which has ignored God or
kicked him to the curb.
Solzhenitsyn examined the wasteland that the USSR had become, he said, “Men
have forgotten God; that is why all this has happened.”
If we don’t want to
experience the fate of communist Russia, it’s poverty, repression, and utter
grayness, we need to make some serious changes in the political leadership of
our land. The time to start making those changes is November 2.
noted, the opinions expressed are the author’s and do not necessarily reflect
the views of the American Family Association or American Family Radio.)