I have carefully examined the evidences of the Christian religion, and if I was sitting as a juror upon its authenticity I would unhesitatingly give my verdict in its favor. I can prove its truth as clearly as any proposition ever submitted to the mind of man.— Alexander Hamilton
Fantastic Christian Patriotic quotations
Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
Hold fast to the Bible as the sheet-anchor of your liberties;
write its precepts in your hearts, and practice them in your lives.
While we are zealously performing the duties of good citizens and soldiers, we certainly ought not to be inattentive to the higher duties of religion. To the distinguished character of Patriot, it should be our highest glory to add the more distinguished character of Christian.
Love your country, but never trust its government.
The great enemy of the salvation of man, in my opinion, never invented a more effective means of limiting Christianity from the world than by persuading mankind that it was improper to read the Bible at schools.
July 4th ought to be commemorated as the day of deliverance by solemn acts of devotion.
My heart trembles when I reflect that God is just
The duty of a true patriot is to protect his country from government.
If you will protest courageously, and yet with dignity and Christian love, when the history books are written in future generations, the historians will have to pause and say, "There lived a great people-a black people-who injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization.
The rights of man come not from the generosity of the state but from the hand of God.
The only means of establishing and perpetuating our republican forms of government is the universal education of our youth in the principles of Christianity by means of the Bible.
The duty of a true Patriot is to protect his country from its government.
All must admit that the reception of the teachings of Christ results in the purest patriotism, in the most scrupulous fidelity to public trust, and in the best type of citizenship.
We Recognize No Sovereign but God, and no King but Jesus!
I therefore beg leave to move that henceforth prayers imploring the assistance of Heaven, and its blessing on our deliberations, be held in this Assembly every morning.
Ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country.
I have sworn upon the altar of god.
The soul of man is immortal and imperishable.
The general principles on which the fathers achieved independence were the general principles of Christianity
To be a christian means to forgive the inexcusable because god has forgiven the inexcusable in you.
I believe ... that the soul of man is immortal and will be treated with justice in another life, respecting its conduct in this.
Suppose a nation in some distant region should take the Bible for their only law book, and every member should regulate his conduct by the precepts there exhibited. What a Utopia! What a paradise this region would be.
Christianity is the only true and perfect religion.
An impatient Christian is out of step with God.
Is it not that, in the chain of human events, the birthday of the nation is indissolubly linked with the birthday of the Saviour?
Here is my Creed. I believe in one God, the Creator of the Universe. That He governs it by His Providence. That He ought to be worshipped.
The patriot, like the Christian, must learn to bear revilings and persecutions as a part of his duty; and in proportion as the trial is severe, firmness under it becomes more requisite and praiseworthy. It requires, indeed, self-command. But that will be fortified in proportion as the calls for its exercise are repeated.
Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.
A Bible and a newspaper in every house, a good school in every district;
all studied and appreciated as they merit; are the principal support of virtue, morality, and civil liberty.
In vain would that man claim the tribute of patriotism who should labor to subvert these great pillars.
Intelligence, patriotism, Christianity, and a firm reliance on Him, who has never yet forsaken this favored land, are still competent to adjust, in the best way, all our present difficulty.
I am a Muslim and and a Hindu, and a Christian and a Jew, and so are, all of you.
It behooves us then to humble ourselves before the offended Power to confess our national sins and to pray for clemency and forgiveness.
I was born an American; I will live an American; I shall die an American.
In regard to this Great Book, I have but to say, it is the best gift God has given to man.
Before becoming a Muslim, a Hindu, a Sikh or a Christian. Lets become a human first.
Let divines and philosophers, statesmen and patriots, unite their endeavors to renovate the age by impressing the minds of men with the importance of educating their little boys and girls, inculcating in the minds of youth the fear and love of the Deity... and leading them in the study and practice of the exalted virtues of the Christian system.
A man can be a Christian or a patriot, but he can't legally be a Christian and a patriot - except in the usual way: one of the two with the mouth, the other with the heart.
Our culture is superior. Our culture is superior because our religion is Christianity and that is the truth that makes men free.
If you don't want your tax dollars to help the poor, then stop saying you want a country based on Christian values, because you don't
The greatest threat to mankind comes from the renunciation of individual scruple in favor of institutional denominators. . . . Real heroism lies, as it always will, not in conformity or even patriotism, but in acts of solitary moral courage. Which, come to think of it, is what we used to admire in our Christian savior
Christianity is the only true and perfect religion;
and... in proportion as mankind adopt its principles and obey its precepts, they will be wise and happy.
American Psalms challenges Christian patriots to put aside personal agendas, prejudices and partisanship, and pray for our leaders as God commands.
Clean hearts and healthful food, exercise, early sleep and fresh air, wholesome recreation and meditation combined with optimism that comes from fighting for the right and knowing you'll eventually win for keeps - this is the tonic every true Christian patriot needs and deserves.
We all have known good critics, who have stamped out poet's hopes;
Good statesmen, who pulled ruin on the state; Good patriots, who, for a theory, risked a cause; Good kings, who disemboweled for a tax; Good Popes, who brought all good to jeopardy; Good Christians, who sat still in easy-chairs; And damned the general world for standing up. Now, may the good God pardon all good men!