“The “large majority of ministers who published sermons during the Revolutionary era justified the war effort by a rationale that was more political than religious.” Rather than making the Revolution into a religious cause, they turned religion into a political cause.”


Steven K. Green, Inventing a Christian America: The Myth of the Religious Founding
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