Tag: Shooting

A House Divided

If a house is divided against itself, that house cannot stand.– Mark 3:25 On this day in 1858, Abraham Lincoln delivered his House Divided speech in Springfield, Illinois. The most remembered portion of that speech was this:   A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this government cannot endure, permanently, half slave and …

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Dear Daily News, Have You ASKED God to Fix It?

On this day in 1619, thirty-eight colonists arrive at Berkeley Hundred, Virginia. Their charter proclaimed the day “be yearly and perpetually kept holy as a day of thanksgiving to Almighty God.” The country has been rocked again by the shootings in San Bernardino, California. And of course the usual rhetoric wars heated up immediately with …

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