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Posted on 11/21/2017 3:58:02 AM PST by advance_copy
How stands John Winthrops city upon a hill this Thanksgiving?
How stands the country that was to be a light unto the nations?
To those who look to cable TV for news, the answer must at the least be ambiguous. For consider the issues that have lately convulsed the public discourse of the American republic.
Todays great question seems to be whether our 45th president is as serious a sexual predator as our 42nd was proven to be, and whether the confessed sins of Sen. Al Franken are as great as the alleged sins of Judge Roy Moore.
On both questions, the divide is, as ever, along partisan lines.
And every day for weeks, beginning with Hollywood king Harvey Weinstein, whose accusers nearly number in three digits, actors, media personalities and politicians have been falling like nine pins over allegations and admissions of sexual predation.
What is our civil rights issue, and who are todays successors to the Freedom Riders of the 60s? Millionaire NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem to dishonor the flag of their country to protest racist cops.
And what was the great cultural issue of summer and fall?
An ideological clamor to tear down memorials and monuments to the European discoverers of America, any Founding Father who owned slaves and any and all Confederate soldiers and statesmen.
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You may be right!
The republic, and Christianity, are ours to lose.
Will we keep them?
I have always admired Pat.
I recall one show that was filmed in his library. The library was/is full of interesting history books written on the 19th and 20th century. He is a very studious and learned man.
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