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The first and almost the only book deserving OF UNIVERSAL attention is the Bible.  I speak as a man of the world…and I say to you, “Search the Scriptures.”– John Quincy Adams, Sixth President
That Book, sir, is the ROCK on which our Republic rests.” – Andrew Jackson, Seventh President
In regard for this Great Book, I have this to say, it is the best gift God has given to man.  All the good Savior gave to the world was communicated through this Book.” –Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President
Hold fast to the Bible as the sheet anchor of your liberties, write its precepts in your hearts, and practice them in your lives.  To the influence of thisBOOK are we indebted for all the progress made in true civilization, and to this we must look as our guide in the future.  Righteousness exalteth a nation but sin is a reproach to any people.– Ulysses S. Grant, Eighteenth President
If you take out of your statutes, your constitution, your familyLIFE all that is taken from the Sacred Book, what would there be left to bind society together?” – Benjamin Harrison, Twenty third President
“The Bible is the one supreme source of revelation of the meaning of life, the nature of God, and spiritual nature and needs of men.  It is the only guide of life which really leads the spirit in the way of peace and salvation.  America was born a Christian nation.  America was born to exemplify that devotion to the elements of righteousness which are derived from the revelations of Holy Scripture.” Woodrow Wilson, Twenty eighth President
The strength of our country is the strength of its religious CONVICTIONS.  The foundations of our society and our government rest so much on the teachings of the Bible that it would be difficult to support them if faith in these teachings would cease to be practically universal in our country.” – Calvin Coolidge, Thirtieth President
We cannot read the history of our rise and development as a nation without reckoning with the place the Bible has occupied in shaping the advances of the Republic.  Where we have been the truest and most consistent in obeying its precepts, we have attained the greatest measure of contentment and prosperity.” – Franklin Roosevelt, Thirty second President
The fundamental basis of this nation’s laws was given to Moses on the Mount.  The fundamental basis of our Bill of Rights comes from the teachings we get from Exodus and Saint Matthew, from Isaiah and Saint Paul…. If we don’t have a proper fundamental moral background, we will finally end up with a totalitarian government which does not believe in rights FOR anybody except the State!Harry Truman, Thirty third President
Inside the Bible’s pages lie all the answers to all of the problems man has ever known… It is my firm belief that the enduring values presented in its pages have a great meaning for each of us and for our nation.  The Bible can touch our hearts, order our minds, and refresh our souls.” – Ronald Reagan, Fortieth President

Other Quotes Of  Famous People  Regarding the Bible

“Most people are bothered by those passages in Scripture which they cannot understand; but as for me the passages which trouble me most are those that I do understand.”…….Mark Twain

“The Bible is a window in this prison of Hope, through which we look into eternity.”John Sullivan Dwight

“The Bible is no mere book, but a living creature, with a power that conquers all that oppose it.” Napoleon Bonaparte

When we as a nation and its leaders know, pursue and pray for the righteousness that God desires, as modeled by the Founding FATHERS of America (i.e. our Godly heritage), then God will respond to our obedience and faith in Him with blessing and exultation for our nation, as He promised. 

Psalm 33:12 states: “Blessed is the NATION whose God is the Lord.” 

Proverbs 14:34 says: “Righteousness exalts a nation…”

“If God is for us, who can be against us?” –Romans 8:3    

         A reposting from …………Tom Hughes @ patriotpreachers