Today is President’s Day, a national holiday where we’re supposed to celebrate the contributions of this country’s presidents, although for lots of us it’s usually just another day of work where we don’t get mail and the banks are closed. But today we’ll take a closer look at one of the presidents upheld as the most faith-filled, George Washington. And was this nation founded as a “Christian nation”?
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George Washington (birthday Feb 22)—apparently never publicly used the name of “Jesus Christ” and never took communion. Was he a cultural Christian only?
Excerpts from Washington’s private prayer journal tell a different story