Christianity, US government, democracy

Robert Harley Robert.Harley@inria.fr
Tue, 2 Oct 2001 23:26:19 +0200 (MET DST)


Russell Turpin:
>US government is NOT based on Christianity,
>[...]  Can you provide 
>specific examples of how US government or 
>law is based on Christianity?

Well, the quarter in my hand says "IN GOD WE TRUST" (plus "1971" and
"LIBERTY" and such like).  This is about as Christian as it gets.

NB: I believe said motto was added to U.S. currency at the height of
    the "Reds under the bed" scare...

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