Our Duty To Affirm The Declaration Of Independence

tannngl:

Excellent post!
Through the Hillsdale College course I came to realize that the Declaration of Independence was, point by point, the basis for our Constitution! The Law of Our Land!!!
Thank you!

Originally posted on Politically Short:

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More than just the birthday of our nation, the 4th of July commemorates something we as a country have all but forgotten. The 4th of July represents a celebration for it was, is, and always will be the only true philosophical revolution in all history. Distinctly American, ours was a revolution that changed the very concept of government.

On July 4, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was signed by our founding fathers as they denounced our separation and “absolved from all Allegiance to the British crown”. In doing so, the United States of America was created and with it a new concept emerged as a government under the people declared their freedom and independence.

This concept of government was uniquely American as it served as,”only a convenience created and managed by the people,with no powers of its own except those voluntarily granted to it by the people” stated Ronald Reagan.

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About tannngl

Believer (God the Father, the Son and Messiah, the Holy Spirit), daughter, wife, mother, memaw, RN, hobbit, street evangelist I love people, music, reading, praying, studying the Bible, keeping up with national news and politics. I am a strict constructionist, a true American. I love my country. I honor her warriors. I am thankful for our Constitution and will personally bear arms for it.
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4 Responses to Our Duty To Affirm The Declaration Of Independence

  1. Mrs. AL says:

    Indeed, tannngl, the Declaration is our foundation. Not the constitution. And that brings me to a scary point … are we beginning to witness another set of circumstances that will lead to the need for another revolution to ‘throw off the chains of tyranny’? It’s a troubling time, eh?

    Thanx so much for the post.

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