Monday, June 16, 2008

Rutherford B. Hayes

Rutherford B. Hayes, our 19th President, said the following in his Inaugural Address (March 5, 1877):

[Hayes acknowledged that he was] "... Looking for the guidance of that Divine Hand by which the destinies of nations and individuals are shaped."

As President, he also said:

"I am a firm believer in the Divine teachings, perfect example, and atoning sacrifice of Jesus Christ. I believe also in the Holy Scriptures as the revealed Word of God to the world for its enlightenment and salvation."

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