Culture America isn’t a ‘Christian nation,’ and never has been (COMMENTARY) By Tom Ehrich | October 28, 2014 ShareTweet EmailPrint More More on Culture Subscribe to Culture Photo courtesy of Maria Dryfhout via Shutterstock "God Bless America," written in sand with an American flag. Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.(RNS) Want to pander to the wealthy, or huddle in armed camps and demonize others? That is your right. But you don't get to call it "Christian."