Obama refashions America’s old-time (civil) religion

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WASHINGTON-Seeking to revive a dispirited nation, President Obama on Tuesday (Jan. 20) told Americans to get religion-civil religion. “We remain a young nation, but in the words of Scripture, the time has come to set aside childish things,” Obama said, quoting St. Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians, in one of the few explicitly Christian […]

  • As a Christian, I think the question is always what God do you serve? This article points out that Obama is serving the same false God as Bush and other Presidents. It is most definitely not the God of the New Testament. Rev. Joseph Lowery spoke powerfully in the Spirit of the true God in his inaugural benediction, and it strongly contradicted much of what Obama said in his inaugural address. I’m with Lowery, not Obama.

  • ed sombilon

    Obama keeps mentioning the name of God and the sacred scriptures several times in his innugural speech. For me, it’s nothing new when a newly elected president utters the name of God and quotes bible passages in order to make himself sounds a believer or inorder to please the majority of americans who still believe in God in the midst of the growing secularism. However, Obama as a christian is questionable. I am not convinced of what he is telling us. His words are just empty like a dry river without water, no life at all. He has faith but his faith is totally disconnected from the main source of the giver of the faith who is God. His faith is only theoritical and not connected with a God who is understood by many believers as the author of life and morality.