“In God We Trust” – our hotly debated and sometimes hated national motto has never been enough and yet it is plenty to incur scorn and disdain.
We have talked a lot about the dangers of atheism, and on this anniversary of 9/11 I was personally reminded of this danger right in the preamble of the Declaration of Independence itself:
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed, by their Creator, with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.”
What happens when any significant portion of our society rejects creation in exchange for atheism? They by default reject the above as without a creator to endow us with them our “unalienable Rights” don’t exist at all. Continue reading In God We Trust Is Not Enough