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Lincoln and the Bible
Nothing short of infinite wisdom could by any possibility have devised and given to man this excellent and perfect moral code.
In the Fisk University Library, Nashville, Tennessee, is a copy of the Bible insc ... read more
Lincoln and the Church
Blessed be God, Who, in this our great trial, giveth us the churches.
Did Lincoln's theology require that he be a member of a particular church? The short answer is that it did not; but, because the subject ... read more
Lincoln at Prayer
I have sought His aid.
On October 5, 1818, Nancy Lincoln died. The disease which killed the pioneer mother was known locally as "milk sick." In the late summer and early autumn the hungry cattle were attrac ... read more
The Agonizing Interlude
It is a momentous thing to be the instrument, under Providence, of the liberation of a race.
There are many mysteries about the life of Abraham Lincoln, but no mystery is greater than that of the radical chan ... read more
The Final Paradox
I have felt His hand upon me in great trials.
Abraham Lincoln will be remembered for many things, but he may be remembered longest for his prophetic interpretation of American history. His patriotism was of s ... read more
The Spiritual Pilgrimage of Abraham Lincoln
A great man lays upon posterity the duty of understanding him.
Only a few persons in human history have so towered above their contemporaries that they are universally recognized as belonging to the ages. One ... read more