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Contending For The Constitution: Recalling The Christian Influence On The Writing Of The Constitution And The Biblical Basis Of American Law And Liberty
Contending for the Constitution is a companion volume to the popular work Defending the Declaration. As author Gary Amos did concerning the Declaration, Mark Beliles and Doug Anderson present their case that the Constitution is based on biblical principles and Christian influence. Using primary source evidence, the authors give an easy-reading history of the Constitutional ...more
Paperback, 246 pages
Published by Providence Foundation
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This particular title is an effort by fundamentalist writers to suggest and support a totally invalid argument that the US Constitution is somehow based on the Bible. It is preposterous even for people who have read the Bible and grown up in a Christian household. An educated reader knows easily that the US Constitution is a document created by people who were escaping the slavery of church indoctrination and that the US is not a nation founded intentionally on the principles promoted by the Bib ...more