Constitution Preamble (1889)
We, the people of North Dakota, grateful to Almighty God for the blessings of civil and religious liberty, do ordain and establish this constitution.
Have you been noticing how many of the state preambles have verbiage similar to this? So many have stated their gratefulness to “Almighty God” for their civil and religious liberties. How is it, then, that the Freedom From Religion Foundation can make the claim that faith and religion should not be referenced as part of the fabric of our founding?
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Artist: Susan Cassidy Wilhoit)
Constitution Preamble (1921)
We, the people of the State of Louisiana, grateful to Almighty God for the civil, political, economic, and religious liberties we enjoy.
To accomplish their goals, nearly every state constitution will have to be re-written. But that is the depth to which the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) in Wisconsin and their 20,000 members (a tiny fraction of our population) must go should they want to remove God and faith from the public square and our nation’s foundations.
#Bryancollege #FoundationofFaith #themagnificentfifty
Juneau, Alaska (Artist: Susan Cassidy Wilhoit)
Constitution Preamble (1956)
We, the people of Alaska, grateful to God and to those who founded our nation and pioneered this great land.
49th State: Jan 3, 1959 Style: Art Deco Built: 1931
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