Congressmen used Bibles when sworn into office

2014-04-17T00:00:00Z Congressmen used Bibles when sworn into office nwitimes.com
April 17, 2014 12:00 am

This is a response to the letter by Mike Donelson, of Valparaiso ("Politicians are to uphold Constitution, not the Bible").

Our Founding Fathers were Bible-reading Christians. The Constitutional Convention opened in prayer, and I would like to remind all senators and congressmen when they were sworn into office they placed their hands on the Bible to uphold the Constitution. The Constitution is saturated with Biblical and Christian imperatives.

Keep your secular religious views to yourself and out of public policy. Oh, I forgot. You used that line on Christians.

- Robert C. DeLuca, Lansing

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