Daily Archives: September 12, 2012

Will God Bless America?

“God bless you.”  “And God bless America.”  How many times did we hear some version of “God bless” during the past two weeks of the Republican and Democratic National conventions?  Almost every speaker invoked God’s blessing once or twice at the end of every speech.

But I was struck by the irony of asking for God to bless America all the while advocating moral positions that are contrary to the will of God.  Abortion. Homosexuality.  Same-Sex marriage. So as I thought about all the request for God to bless America, I wondered…..will He? Continue reading

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