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Lincoln on God and country

by Gordon Leidner

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Published by White Mane Books in Shippensburg, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Quotations.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Quotations.,
    • Conduct of life -- Quotations, maxims, etc.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- Quotations, maxims, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-141) and index.

      Statementby Gordon Leidner ; introduction by Michael Burlingame.
      GenreQuotations., Quotations, maxims, etc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE457.99 .L35 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6786165M
      ISBN 101572492074
      LC Control Number00040831
      OCLC/WorldCa44174160

      White House Funeral Sermon for President Lincoln Washington, D.C. Ap Dr. Phineas D. Gurley, pastor of the New York Avenue Presbyterian Church which Abraham Lincoln attended while President, preached this funeral sermon in the White House East Room. Dr. Gurley was at Lincoln's side when he died four days earlier and rode the Lincoln funeral train to Springfield, Illinois, where he. These 12 episodes will remind you why you're proud to be an American as you join Paul Revere on his famous midnight ride, meet President Abraham Lincoln as the United States is being torn in two, escape with runaway slaves on the secret Underground Railroad and witness how 'The Star-Spangled Banner' was composed on a battlefield by dawn's early light.•5/5(25).

      “The Lincoln Year Book: Axioms and Aphorisms from the Great Emancipator”, p, Library of Alexandria I know that the Lord is always on the side of the right. But it is my constant anxiety and prayer that I and this nation should be on the Lord's side.   Abraham Lincoln is the most beloved of all U.S. presidents. He freed the slaves, gave the world some of its most beautiful phrases, and redefined the meaning of America. He did all of this with wisdom, compassion, and wit. Yet, throughout his life, Lincoln fought with God. In his early years in Illinois, he rejected even the existence of God and became the village atheist. In.

      Three Februarys ago we published the chapter on George Washington from Marvin Olasky’s The American Leadership Tradition, originally released in and now out of print. Here, in honor of the upcoming Presidents Day, is a shortened, updated version of Marvin’s chapter on Abraham Lincoln.—Mickey McLean Some political leaders speak about God loudly but : Marvin Olasky. Was Abraham Lincoln a skeptic or a Christian? Tracing the beloved president's spiritual journey from an outspoken atheist to a seeker who longed to walk in Christ's footsteps, Mansfield paints a portrait of a man who wrestled with biblical truth, preachers, doctrines, God's will, and God's purposes during the Civil War. A must-read for American history buffs! pages, hardcover from Nelson/5(5).


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Lincoln on God and country by Gordon Leidner Download PDF EPUB FB2

Lincoln on God and Country is a great read. Filled with little-known nuggets about Lincoln's life. It captures the complexity of this great man, his core values, his reliance on the Almighty, his early dedication to building the country, how he balanced his lifelong hatred of slavery against his single-minded goal of saving the Union.5/5(2).

Abraham Lincoln, arguably our greatest president, believed that there was Someone watching over us at all times.

He also believed vehemently that our governmental system was important, and that its structure was the best that could have been devised for the country.5/5. : For God and Country (Adventures in Odyssey) (): AIO Team: Books Lincoln, Part 1 & 2 (Life of Abraham Lincoln) The Underground Railroad, Parts 1, 2 & 3 (Heroic Slave Families during the Civil War) Arizona Sunrise (Native American Story from the Old West)/5(39).

"Noll's book is the most comprehensive study of religious ideas in America that we have, and a work that makes the most sustained case for the impact of the spiritual on American public life. The book is original and well argued; and the research is by:   Abraham Lincoln is the most beloved of all U.S.

presidents. He freed the slaves, gave the world some of its most beautiful phrases, and redefined the meaning of America. He did all of this with wisdom, compassion, and wit.

Yet, throughout his life, Lincoln fought with God. In his /5(7). The classic study on the subject of Lincoln’s relationship with God is The Almost Chosen People by William J. Wolf, (Reprinted as The Religion of Abraham Lincoln in ). The modern day, definitive study is Allen C.

Guelzo’s Abraham Lincoln, Redeemer President. Also see my own book Lincoln on God and Country. Great American History. America's God and Country Encyclopedia of Quotations by William J.

Federer is your solution. It is the most exciting, comprehensive book in print today highlighting America's Godly heritage.

This page reference book contains over 2, profound quotations from founding fathers, presidents, constitutions, court decisions and by: 4. God & Country. Quotes. Founding Father’s Quotes. and the result is that the Bible is the best book in the world". Benjamin Franklin: "I think the system of morals and (Christ's Abe Lincoln warned: "The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of the government in the next".

THINK ABOUT IT!!. Religious Quotations by Abraham Lincoln "I tremble for my country when I remember that God is just!" We know how he looked upon it when he thus expressed himself.

There was danger to this country -- danger of the avenging justice of God in that little unimportant popular sovereignty question of Judge Douglas. All the good the Savior. Abraham Lincoln Quotes on God (15 Quotes) Neither party expected for the war, the magnitude, or the duration, which it has already attained.

Neither anticipated that the cause of the conflict might cease with, or even before, the conflict itself should cease.

Lincoln on God and country. Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Books, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Leidner; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University.

Libraries). Meditation on the Divine Will This fragment was found and preserved by John Hay, one of President Lincoln's White House secretaries, who said it was "not written to be seen of men." Some of the thoughts expressed here, written after discouraging days of personal sorrow and military defeats, also appear in Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address of “As a nation, we began by declaring that 'all men are created equal.' We now practically read it 'all men are created equal, except negroes.' When the Know-Nothings get control, it will read 'all men are created equal, except negroes, and foreigners, and Catholics.'.

The religious views of Abraham Lincoln are a matter of interest among scholars and the n grew up in a highly religious Baptist family. He never joined any Church, and was a skeptic as a young man and sometimes ridiculed revivalists.

He frequently referred to God and had a deep knowledge of the Bible, often quoting n attended Protestant church services with his wife and. The Christianity of Abraham Lincoln. ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND THE HOLY BIBLE Abraham Lincoln was born in Hardin County, Kentucky, in a little log cabin on what was then known as “Nolin’s Creek”.

In this home was a book, the Holy Bible. A masterful work by Pulitzer Prize–winning author David Herbert Donald, Lincoln is a stunning portrait of Abraham Lincoln’s life and presidency. Donald brilliantly depicts Lincoln’s gradual ascent from humble beginnings in rural Kentucky to the ever-expanding political circles in Illinois, and finally to the presidency of a country divided by civil war/5(K).

Abraham Lincoln Quotes. That this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I ain’t read.

Lincoln’s story is a remarkable one. Born into a humble family with illiterate parents, he got from being a shopkeeper to holding the highest office. While being president, Lincoln led his people through the Civil War, the costliest war in the history of the U Author: Flavia Medrut.

Abraham Lincoln's God The Second Inaugural Address as a Model of an Authentic Public Piety In the opening years of the 21st Century in the US, the name of God is being used -- and abused -- more frequently than ever by politicians and other leaders.

The Jewish Ner Tamid program began in and the God and Country program used by several Protestant denominations followed in The handbook was the first to include the religious emblem programs and it described Roman Catholic, Jewish, Mormon (LDS), Buddhist, Lutheran and the general Protestant program.

[8]Owner: Boy Scouts of America. (AbeBooks alone has more t copies of books with ‘Abraham Lincoln’ in the title). No-one knows exactly how many books have been written about Honest Abe but in Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership in Washington DC constructed a foot pillar of unique titles about Lincoln and it contained more t books.(About) Abraham Lincoln's Inauguration Bible.

A U.S. Supreme Court seal on a bright blue paper wafer is affixed to a page in Lincoln’s Inaugural Bible, and the opposite page bears the inscription of William Thomas Carroll, clerk of the Supreme Court, who attested that the Bible was that upon which Abraham Lincoln took his presidential oath of office on March 4,administered by Chief.Yale historian Harry Stout has characterized these lines by Lincoln as "a moment of disturbed meditation" about whose side God was really on in the Civil War, while Mark Noll has described the.