Results for: "Christian History"

test

The results for your search of "Christian History" are listed below. Please click on the title or image to navigate to the desired item.

Please check the page navigation indicator at the top right or bottom right of the results to determine the number of search pages containing articles with the keyword(s): "Christian History".

Christianity in America’s First Presidential Inauguration

Christianity in America’s First Presidential Inauguration

American Christianity, Christian Calendar, Christian History, January Articles

There is no evidence to suggest that America was founded as a secular nation. This single event—the first inauguration of President Washington—clearly reveals America’s Founding Fathers’ commitment to Christianity. Any attempt to suggest that America was founded as a secular nation is a personal or collective confession of historical ignorance. Rather, attempts to suppress...Read more... Read more...

President of Congress Starts Bible Society

President of Congress Starts Bible Society

American Christianity, Christian History

May 11, 1816 President of Congress elected first President of American Bible Society Thanksgiving week is National Bible Week in America. This annual observance was initiated by the American Bible Society, an organization formed by American Founding Fathers with Elias Boudinot, a former President of the Continental Congress, as its first president. Boudinot penned a letter to the Board...Read more... Read more...

George Washington Supported Christian Education

George Washington Supported Christian Education

American Christianity, Christian History

May 12, 1779 George Washington commends Christianity to Delaware chiefs That America was founded upon Christian principles is a matter of historical record, but for most of the last century, secularists[1] have been attempting to rewrite American history to exclude the facts that relate the Christian influence behind the origin and development of the United States. One of the many...Read more... Read more...

Josiah Bartlett

Josiah Bartlett

American Christianity, Christian Calendar, Christian History, May Articles, Signers of Declaration of Independence

Josiah Bartlett (November 21, 1729 – May 19, 1795) was an American physician and statesman, delegate to the Continental Congress for New Hampshire and signatory of the Declaration of Independence. He was later Chief Justice of the New Hampshire Superior Court of Judicature and Governor of the state.Read more... Read more...

Robert Treat Paine

Robert Treat Paine

American Christianity, Christian Calendar, Christian History, May Articles, Signers of Declaration of Independence

Robert Treat Paine (March 11, 1731 – May 11, 1814) was a Massachusetts lawyer and politician, best known as a signer of the Declaration of Independence as a representative of Massachusetts. He served as the state’s first attorney general, and served as an associate justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, the state’s highest court.Read more... Read more...

Quote Cloud

"...Resolved, That it be recommended to all the United States, as soon as possible, to appoint a day of solemn fasting and humiliation; to implore of Almighty God the forgiveness of the many sins prevailing among all ranks, and to beg the countenance and assistance of his Providence in the prosecution of the present just and necessary war... "
– Congressional Prayer Proclamation
Journals of Congress, 6:1022
Purchase Book
0 View

Related Articles

Special Recent Posts

The Origin and Principles of the American Revolution Compared

The Origin and Principles of the American Revolution Compared

American Christianity | Historical | July Articles | Products

From the end of the nineteenth century to the opening of the twenty-first century, America’s true Christian heritage has been undRead more…

Sabine Baring-Gould: "Onward Christian Soldiers"

Sabine Baring-Gould:

Anglican Churches | Christian Calendar | Christian History | Christian Living | Denominations & Sects of the Church | History of Hymns | May Articles | Music | Schedule Post

One of the most prodigious examples of Christian ministry is found in the legacy of the Anglican priest who gave the world the muRead more…

The Christian Origin of the Red Cross

The Christian Origin of the Red Cross

Christian Biography | Christian Calendar | Christian Ethics | Christian Living | Christian Witness | June Articles | May Articles | Social Theology

Like so many institutions, organizations, and benevolent agencies, the Red Cross had its origin in the Christian Faith. As notRead more…

Leading Clergy of the American Revolution

Leading Clergy of the American Revolution

Projects

It may be argued that the American colonial clergy were the leading influence for American independence. The Protestant ReformatRead more…

House Speaker Robert Winthrop Defends the Bible

House Speaker Robert Winthrop Defends the Bible

American Christianity | Bible | Christian Beliefs | Christian History

Robert Charles Winthrop was an American lawyer, politician, and philanthropist who at one point in his political career rose to tRead more…