Once the government was in place, the now President George Washington did two things that I think deserve mention. The most famous is that he could have stayed in power longer than he did, but he walked away.
The “fate of the entire nation” according to Dr. Sowell lies in the President’s ability to save us. But what did the Lord warn us about looking to kings?
All great leaders who did great things. All humble, but far from letting their sense of worth keep them from becoming those great leaders, with God beside them, they responded out of their sense of duty.
In our modern society it has become a writ of passage for the moral police to dictate what to believe about the past. A wise English novelist once noted: “Though God cannot alter the past, historians can.” (Erewhon Revisited, The Works of Samuel Butler, 1925)