Sunday, April 22, 2012

religion, history, constitution, law

I have been accused of going back to ancient history (Referring to Presidents Washington, Madison, Jefferson & Lincoln) in dealing with the First Amendment to the Constitution---Especially as to the "separation clause" and the much too neglected "free exercise of religion" clause. OK---Here is a more modern example.
H/T "Dad 29"

OK, scholars.

Who said that our forebears fought for the concept that:  “the belief that the rights of man come not from the generosity of the state, but from the hand of God.”
Hint One:  he was a President of the US.
Hint Two:  he was a Democrat.
Hint Three:  he was elected in the 20th Century.
Hint Four:  Dallas.

Yup.  JFK.

1 comment:

DMV said...

So then what's the problem with Muslims? Or does their God not count?