Findout how the Founding Fathers' interpretations went from the teachings of Jesus Christ to the U.S. Constitution. The American Bible gives you a ring-side seat at the birthing of the United States of America."
Extractingthe pure principles
which Jesus taught.
Duringhis first term in the White House, the Father of American Democracy, Thomas Jefferson, revealed his dream of separating the sayings, which were indisputably the words of Jesus, from what he considered to be extraneous matter in the Holy Library of 66 volumes, 1,189 chapters, and 773,000 words.
"Inextracting the pure principles which Jesus taught, we have to strip off the artificial vestments in which they have been muffled by priests, who have travestied them into various forms, as instruments of riches and power to themselves." -- T. Jefferson
Anoriginal American, he challenged the "false gods" of self-interest, the fake prophets of apocalypse, and government-supported religions that try to govern Men by threatening to destroy their Souls. Thomas Jefferson provided a "Bridge" between the God of Faith and Prophecy Religions and the God of Science and Technology.
The American Bible gives
substance and being to
Amongthe tangible gifts Thomas Jefferson gave to
America are -- The Declaration of Independence,
the University of Virginia, the Louisiana Purchase,
and -- an American Bible that gave substance and
Being to American's Promise -- without creating
another religion. And last, but certainly not least,
"the World's last best hope for global tranquility" -- The United States of America, the host of
"The woods are lovely, dark, and deep,
But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep,