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  •  I might have, but you did it for me. (0+ / 0-)

    and here, in the Preamble, is the sole reference to the deity in the Confederate Constitution:

    We, the people of the Confederate States, each State acting in its sovereign and independent character, in order to form a permanent federal government, establish justice, insure domestic tranquillity, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity invoking the favor and guidance of Almighty God do ordain and establish this Constitution for the Confederate States of America.
    It sure helped, didn't it.

    -7.75, -8.10; All it takes is security in your own civil rights to make you complacent.

    by Dave in Northridge on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 07:20:31 AM PDT

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