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George Washington Trusted in Divine Providence

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George Washington Trusted in Divine Providence

With the British continuing their build-up for a massive campaign in New York, General George Washington had to bow out of a speaking engagement before Officers and Soldiers of the Pennsylvania Associators [militia]. On August 8, 1776, General Washington communicated his regrets and a word of encouragement: “[T]there can be no doubt that success will […]

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George Washington’s Faithful Church Attendance

George Washington’s Faithful Church Attendance

On Sunday, March 21, 1790, President George Washington welcomed Thomas Jefferson as America’s First Secretary of State. Yet what the history books don’t tell us is that this happened after church on Sunday. Washington recorded in his diary as follows: “Went to St. Paul’s Chappel in the forenoon – wrote private letters in the afternoon. […]

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John Adams at First Continental Congress

John Adams at First Continental Congress

I want to take you back to the First Continental Congress that met at Carpenter’s Hall in Philadelphia during September of 1774 . Hello I am Tony Perkins, President of Family Research Council in Washington, DC. The members of the First Congress had assembled to discuss what to do about the latest injustices of the […]

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