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Religious views of Abraham Lincoln.

by Orrin Henry Pennell

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Published by R. M. Scranton Print. Co. in Alliance, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Religion

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.2 .P41 1899
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p.
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6213647M
    LC Control Number56051519
    OCLC/WorldCa3439873

    Lincoln’s religious views, however, were inconsistent with the motto. Ohio’s motto, “With God, all things are possible,” is from Jesus’ teachings on salvation as set forth at Matthew The motto thus endorses Christian theology, including the belief that God assists human activities by intervening in the world and altering the. Though raised in a devoutly Baptist household, Lincoln was a sceptic as a young man and his actual religious beliefs, which developed throughout his lifetime, remain a subject of contentious debate. He's been labelled a deist, an atheist and a universalist, and in he allegedly wrote a book challenging the principles of orthodox : Carey Lodge.

      But Lincoln's religious views have long been a matter of debate. Now, a newly resurfaced letter from the 19th century is raising questions once again about the 16th president's relationship with : Dnews. The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the Triumph of Antislavery Politics by James Oakes "Lincoln's Religion" by .

    The religious beliefs of Lincoln are difficult to define. He certainly saw a benefit in appearing to believe in a supreme being, and his public addresses moved many to classify him as a deeply religious man. Likely, Lincoln was an amalgam of many great men whom went before : History Bot.   Religious views of Abraham Lincoln by Orrin Henry Pennell; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Religion, Accessible book, Religious life, Presidents; People: Abraham Lincoln ().


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See all. Lincoln was said to be an admirer of the deist author Thomas Paine, and it has been reported that in he wrote a manuscript essay challenging orthodox Christianity modeled on Paine's book The Age of Reason, which a friend supposedly burned to protect him from Religious views of Abraham Lincoln.

book. James Adams labeled Lincoln "a deist." According to biographer Rev. William Barton, Lincoln likely had. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pennell, Orrin Henry. Religious views of Abraham Lincoln. Alliance, Ohio: R.M. Scranton Print. Co., © Prof. GUELZO Many religious people, many Christian believers who read this book experience a sense of disappointment, because they may have read in a number of other places or heard from a number of other quarters that Abraham Lincoln was a Christian.

Well, the truth of the matter is that, no, he was not. First, Lincoln’s religious views, like those of Washington and many other presidents, were complex and intensely personal. To him, religion was a private matter between an individual and God.

Unlike many other statesmen, he did not keep a diary or pen an autobiography, and he rarely shared his deepest beliefs in private letters. Religious views of Abraham Lincoln Paperback – Decem by Orrin Henry Pennell (Author) See all 27 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Both immediate and timeless, Abraham tells the powerful story of one man's search for the shared ancestor of Judaism, Christianity, andIslam. Traveling through /5(). Religious Freedom Day was established by Congress inand a presidential proclamation has announced its arrival on January 16 th every year since.

It celebrates the enactment in of the. Abraham Lincoln, Bob Blaisdell (). “The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln: A Book of Quotations”, p, Courier Corporation The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.

The Religious Views of Abraham Lincoln. For the past 5 years I have been writing. The Secret War Diaries of Abraham Lincoln – Including His Recurring Dreams. It is a four-volume work which runs from January of to his assassination in April of Lincoln died intestate ; he left no will.

He also wrote no diaries. I therefore. Mary Jane Woodger, “Abraham Lincoln and the Mormons,” in Civil War Saints, ed. Kenneth L.

Alford (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center; Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, ), 61– Mary Jane Woodger is a professor of Church history and doctrine at Brigham Young University. Abraham Lincoln is sometimes claimed to have been an atheist because of the way he spoke about Christianity early in his life.

His religious views later in life are a controversial matter, but the common consensus among historians is that he was a man of deep faith. For years Mr. Remsburg collected information regarding the religious views of Abraham Lincoln.

He searched every book where reliable facts could be obtained. Many A persons were then living, in sound health and memory, who had personally known Lincoln. Remsburg visited some of these, and wrote down their depositions. With others he. In “Every Drop of Blood,” Edward Achorn addresses sweeping issues about the Civil War and the precarious state of America through the president’s inaugural speech.

Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president (–65), who preserved the Union during the American Civil War and brought about the emancipation of the slaves.

Among American heroes, Lincoln continues to have a unique appeal for his fellow countrymen and also for people of other lands. Learn more about Abraham Lincoln here.

In response, Herndon discussed Lincoln’s religious views extensively in a biography titled The True Story of a Great Life.

Here is an excerpt: Here is an excerpt. Yet this God was not always Abraham Lincoln's God. In his early years, Lincoln hated this being. It was a natural response. He was thoroughly convinced that God, in turn, hated Abraham Lincoln.

It is one of the most surprising facts of Lincoln's life, a fact that makes his religious journey among the most unique in our history.

On August 3,Abraham Lincoln won the race for Congress in the Illinois Seventh District against Democrat Peter Cartwright. However, he lost in Marshall and Woodford Counties where his opponent spread rumors that Lincoln was a religious scoffer.

Lincoln then wrote this letter to Ford, editor of the Lacon Illinois Gazette in Marshall County. The Abraham Lincoln Encyclopedia (New York: McGraw-Hill, ), But Neely attempts virtually no description of the content of Lincoln’s beliefs, presumably because he thinks that “no one can be certain what Lincoln’s religious views were.” by: 1.Abraham Lincoln, the greatest President of the United States, was called an infidel by most of the religious community.

Find out why in this video below and also be sure to read our collection of religious Lincoln quotes and sources.Religious Quotations by Abraham Lincoln In regard to this Great Book, I have but to say, it is the best gift God has given to man.

All the good the Savior gave to the world was communicated through this book. But for it we could not know right from wrong. All things most desirable for man's welfare, here and hereafter, are to be found.