Wisdom Of The Day: Rev. John Witherspoon

“To promote true religion is the best and most effectual way of making a virtuous and regular people – Love to God and love to man is the subtance of religion; when these prevail, civil laws will have little to do – The magistrate (or ruling part of any society) ought to encourage pietyand make it an object of public esteem – Those who are vested with civil authority ought to promote religion and good morals among all their government.”

~ John Witherspoon, Sermon Delivered at Public Thanksgiving After Peace

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