Skip to comments.One Nation Under God - Jon McNaughton
Posted on 12/12/2009 4:53:12 PM PST by bigbob
"One Nation Under God."
This simple phrase, added to the pledge of allegiance over 50 years ago has been the source of unbelievable debate and heated controversy. Likewise, the phrase 'In God We Trust' on our currency has been targeted and continues to be attacked as improper and politically incorrect. Lawsuits have been filed and legal minds employed to ascertain whether such statements violate the concept of 'separation of church and state'.
As this debate continues, some so called experts have implied or concluded that our Founding Fathers and Patriots were not religious. These secular champions, in an effort to further their own causes, have even painted these great men and women from our history as being devoid of religious passions or even a belief in God. This is a part of their strategy to remove any discussion of God from the public forum.
These men and women were passionately religious and saw the hand of God all around them. To God they gave Thanks for His Hand in the founding of this great nation. To Him, according to their own testimony they turned for wisdom and strength when life and liberty hung in the balance. Certainly the debate on separation of church and state will continue. But no one can dispute how our Founding Fathers and Patriots felt about God. The record is clear!
'One Nation Under God' is Jon McNaughton's witness and reminder that those who went before us knew from whence their blessings came!
View the video at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VUo8OuFaiI
Or an interactive explanation of the piece at: http://mcnaughtonart.com/artwork/view_zoom/?artpiece_id=353
Be sure to click the "Symbolism" link on the McNaughton Art website to fully appreciate the amazing detail and thought that the artist put into this wonderful work.
Never before has it bee more important that we understand and reclaim this treasured heritage.
Enjoy and appreciate!
Running the curser over the picture it shows in detail the artist’s thought. Well done.
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