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Month: February 2019

The Day President Roosevelt Led Our Nation in Prayer

The Day President Roosevelt Led Our Nation in Prayer

On D-Day, June 6, 1944, 15,000 young Americans parachuted into France and 60,000 more stormed the beaches of Normandy. And that began the liberation of Europe from Nazi oppression. While this great battle was going on, President Roosevelt went on the radio and led the nation in prayer for these young men. This is what he said: 

The Gettysburg Address

The Gettysburg Address

On November 19, 1863, President Lincoln came to the site of the Battle of Gettysburg to dedicate part of it as a cemetery for some of the men who died in that battle. This is what he said: “Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that nation, or any…

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