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(RNS) President Obama will take oath of office on Bibles that once belonged to Abraham Lincoln and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Obama's own use of Scripture echoes his two heroes. By Daniel Burke.

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  1. When your not grounded in reality you fall in love with an illusion and you truly are low informed or no informed and to work in the field of writing is truly scary.the President is a fraud and the fact you buy into it is a shame do you homework and stop being a sheep Please you are really a sad joke DO SOME RESEARCH Start with what he has done to the Catholics and Freedom of Religion you are a mindless fool

  2. There will be wolves dressed in sheep clothing. Many will come as false prophets in the endtimes. You can distinguish them so easily by how much they love and obey Our Lord Jesus Christ. Those who do not obey the commandments of God are liars and enemies of Christ.

    • You are so right, Tom. You know a Christian by their fruits. He certainly is no Christian, except in words that promote his agenda. He is a man who stands by the killing of babies, gay marriages (contrary to the word of God), and he persecutes Christians ie HHS Mandate to kill babies and the heck with Religious Freedom. No fruit from this man from the Holy Spirit, thistles for sure. thanks Tom.

  3. Jesus tells us through Sacred Scripture that a tree is known by its fruit. Jesus applied this to us who would know the true believers through their fruits or actions. What has Obama done? He has voted down the Infant Protection Act 4 times that would have allowed guaranteed medical care and protection for babies who have survived abortion. Obama has gone against the Supreme Court on banning partial birth abortion. Time and time again, Obama has defended abortion rights in spite of what we all know through 3-D ultrasounds. Obama is forcing mandated insurance coverage for abortions, sterilization and contraceptives regardless of Catholic belief or anyone’s morals. Obama is a polite, dignified, ‘smile-in-your-face’ socialist dictator. He was re-elected because many people don’t know the issues and listen only to sound bites. Obama is a wolf in sheep’s clothing, just as Scripture describes. As the ancient prophet Isaiah wrote (Isaiah 5:20), “Woe to those who call evil good, and call good evil.” How will anyone be able to account to the Lord for voting for this quiet madman?

    • I couldn’t agree more Ken You have hit the nail on the head I would love to tell alll Americans to read the Declaration ofIIndependence and see what Obama has done to our country When he said he was for “change” he was talking a complete opposite of what we thought of as change.
      come on, American wake up and smell the coffee

  4. Thanks Dan. As one who has to compose and deliver a sermon or two each week, what you say about using images, ideas and quotes from the Bible rings true to me. Unfortunately some people don’t seem to recognize that the Bible (and the authority it carries) can be used to support almost any point of view. I think truth is most likely to be found in the broad sweeping ideas seen throughout the book, That’s why quoting (miss quoting) Cain makes sense in a community that has heard the story of the Good Samaritan and our obligation to care for our neighbor.
    Ken and Tom. Of course, before you accept the truthfulness of a person’s words test them. But don’t just measure them against the point of view/bias you or your group holds. All you get then is agreement of disagreement… not truth. If you want to judge a person, then compare their words to their actions. But be careful, judging is tricky and likely to just create more evil. No one but God can see into a man’s heart.

  5. Obama is not an authentic christian. Its all a phony act to dupe people into thinking he is. Unfortunately there are so many Americans lacking in the ability to use their God given gift of reason to come to the knowledge of the Truth. Obama champions two intrinsic evils, abortion & same sex marriage. No where in the Bible does it state that these evils are Gods plan for mankind.

  6. oblabla will be lucky if his left hand does not catch on fire when he falsely swears his lying oath ! 50% of americans are so blind. 50% know where he comes from!!!!! A true Godly man follows Gods laws! period! as did reagan, and bush. everything that comes from his mouth is a lie. He is very shrewd as to how lead the sheeple. so is satan. he is not my president and never will be. i will never refer
    to him as anything!!!!! only God can help us now with him in washington.

  7. Obama may read the bible but does not comprehend what he reads. Because if he did he would know it is against God’s law to kill innocent babies by abortion and condone homosexuality ! He does not fear God! Obama has no morals. He is liar and a murderer of innocent babies! Putting his hand on 2 bibles shows nothing but his arrogance and pride. Those 2 bibles belonged to 2 God fearing men and had morals! Obama is NOT truthful to God or our country! He is only making a mockery of the American people! Wake up America before it’s too late!

  8. Obama came from a church that preached hate.His unclean hands should not be plcaed upon that bible.As for learning from orators on how to captivate an audience..it appears he learned from Hitler.God help us..we reap what we sow.

  9. Hay Daniel you are a peanut mate – how can you write this stuff and support someone who does not support the unborn. Shame on you and shame on the people who allow this crap to be printed, you truly are allowing the devil to use you – wake up before its too late. Repent.

  10. trzeba czekać na pewne proroctwa które są jeszcze przed nami ma przykład: Jak Obama nie będzie wprowadzał Biblijne prawa w życie każdego człowieka to, Bóg pokieruje się z kimś innym ale najpierw muś Bóg otworzy oczy i uczy jakiemuś człowiekowi który ma władze. Może to być jakiś rząd który mocno prześladował chrześcijan by ten poznał prawdę z Biblii i ogłosił całemu światowi może też nakazał by wszyscy ludzie przestrzegali prawa Boże Dzieje Apostolskie 9:1-43

  11. Artiewhitefox.

    People that trust in the Lord do not trust in the works of man to save him. A military weapon trusted in to save his body is not trusting in the Lord. Having drones flying around to see who is doing what is not trusting in the Lord.
    Hebrews 13:6:King James Bible (Cambridge Ed.)
    So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me.
    Having a military is not trusting in the Lord. it is trusting in the arm of man because whoever is fearing what man what man may do to him. Devils have that fear living in the body that dies. The Lord in the soul will not rely on weapons that explode or pierce the body like the spikes pierced the body of Jesus. Fear is what motivates people to have police roaming about giving guilt. Fear is behind the popping off guns hitter and yon feeling justified in the smelling of sulfur of a fired bullet. The people that spat on the blindfolded Jesus saying prophesy felt equally justified.
    Both do not see the eternal consequence to their soul. Both trust in man not God at all no matter how intensely they say otherwise.

  12. Artiewhitefox.

    People that trust in the Lord do not trust in the works of man to save him. A military weapon trusted in to save his body is not trusting in the Lord. Having drones flying around to see who is doing what is not trusting in the Lord.
    Hebrews 13:6:King James Bible (Cambridge Ed.)
    So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me.
    Having a military is not trusting in the Lord. it is trusting in the arm of man because whoever is fearing what man what man may do to him. Devils have that fear living in the body that dies. The Lord in the soul will not rely on weapons that explode or pierce the body like the spikes pierced the body of Jesus. Fear is what motivates people to have police roaming about giving guilt. Fear is behind the popping off of guns hitter and yon feeling justified in the smelling of sulfur of a fired bullet. The people that spat on the blindfolded Jesus saying prophesy felt equally justified.
    Both do not see the eternal consequence to their soul. Both trust in man not God at all no matter how intensely they say otherwise.

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