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The Soon Coming Judgment Of God Upon America and How To Escape It                 72
Chapter 4
The United States was Founded on Christian Principals
Therefore say I unto you, The kingdom of God shall be taken from you,
and given to a nation bringing forth the fruits thereof.
Matthew 21:43
God had put a special “call” on this country and the people who were to
inhabit it. In the virgin wilderness of America, God was making His most
significant attempt since ancient Israel to create a new Israel of people living in
obedience to the laws of God, through faith in Jesus Christ.... A new Jerusalem, a
model of the Kingdom of Christ upon earth-we Americans were intended to be
living proof to the rest of the world that it was possible to live a life together
which reflected the two Great Commandments and put God and others ahead of
self.... Concerning the vertical aspect of the covenant, they saw no delineation
between the two Testaments, believing that an unchanging God had written them
both. They saw themselves as being called into a direct continuation of the
covenant relationship between God and Abraham.
Dr. Peter Marshall and David Manuel, The Light and the Glory
The general principles on which the fathers achieved independence
were…the general principles of Christianity…I will avow that I then believed,
and now believe, that those general principles of Christianity are as eternal and
immutable as the existence and attributes of God.
President John Adam's
There is debate in America on the subject of whether America was formed as a
Christian nation or not. There are without a doubt arguments on both sides of the issue which
have merit. It is not my intent to review or debate the arguments on either side of this subject.
Men engage in such debates with the belief that they can prove or disprove the extent to whether
the founding fathers were loyal and faithful Christians or not. It is often ignored that the
founding fathers served on behalf of the states and ultimately the people of America and
therefore, it is not a matter of whether the founding fathers were faithful Christians but whether
the people of this nation were. Further, the intentions of God himself are ignored. God is the one
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