Ask a Pastor Column
July 8, 2021
Presenting biblical answers to tough questions
Q: Is America a Christian Nation?
A: I have read many works on the founding fathers and the birth of our nation, along with documents written by the founders during that period. The conclusion I have reached personally is the Christian worldview was indeed one of the principal influences on the founding fathers as they forged the framework of this country. I am as sure of the Christian basis for their decisions as I am about anything in secular history.
Let me give you an example of this influence; the founders designed the structure of ou...