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Obama Lincoln Bible

Obama's Use Of Scripture Has Elements Of Lincoln, King

Religion News Service | Daniel Burke | Posted 01.17.2013 | Religion

(RNS) President Obama will publicly take the oath of office with Bibles once owned by his political heroes, Abraham Lincoln and the Rev. Martin Luther...

Lincoln's Inaugural Counsel: Appointment Resolve for Obama's Road Forward

Victor Williams | Posted 01.16.2013 | Politics
Victor Williams

Lincoln boldly appointed all the officials and judges needed to preserve a functioning national government. Abraham Lincoln thus signed hundreds of recess commissions.

Obama's Bibles, Biden And Guns, Controversy Over Louie Giglio Continues In This Morning's Religion News

Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.12.2013 | Religion
Jaweed Kaleem

President Barack Obama is putting a twist on tradition and placing his hand on two bibles, one that was owned by Martin Luther King Jr. and another that was owned by Abraham Lincoln, when he takes the oath for his second term in office. Still unknown: which Bible will be on top.

Obama: Lincoln Bible For Inauguration

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President-elect Barack Obama will take the oath of office using the same Bible upon which President Lincoln was sworn in at his first inauguration. Ob...