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Christian missionaries in Hawaii – 1820

Christian missionaries in Hawaii – 1820

American Minute with Bill Federer     Henry Opukahai'a was an orphan raised by his uncle to be a pagan priest but he became disillusioned with rituals and chants. He fled Hawaii in 1807 with his friend Thomas Hopu on the American whaling ship Triumph bound for New England. They were befriended by Christian students at Yale in New [...]

A National Day of Fasting and Prayer

A National Day of Fasting and Prayer

American Minute with Bill Federer     During the Civil War, on MARCH 30, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a National Day of Humiliation, Fasting and Prayer: "Whereas, the Senate of the United States devoutly recognizing the Supreme Authority and just Government of Almighty God in all the affairs of men and of nations, has, by [...]

John Tyler on Religion & Government

John Tyler on Religion & Government

American Minute with Bill Federer     Tenth President John Tyler was born MARCH 29, 1790. John Tyler was the first Vice-President to assume the Presidency when William Henry Harrison died after only one month in office. In his first address, April 9, President John Tyler stated: "For the first time in our history the person [...]

America is a Christian Nation

America is a Christian Nation

American Minute with Bill Federer     U.S. Supreme Court stated in the 1892 case of Church of the Holy Trinity v. United States, written by Justice David Josiah Brewer (143 U.S. 457-458, 465-471, 36 L ed 226): "This is a religious people. This is historically true. From the discovery of this continent to the present hour, there is a [...]

What is America’s Source of Power?

What is America’s Source of Power?

American Minute with Bill Federer     John Adams had an enduring legacy. The 2nd President, he wrote, April 26, 1777: "Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make a good use of it If you do not, I shall repent in Heaven that I ever took half the pains to [...]

The African Methodist Episcopal Church

The African Methodist Episcopal Church

American Minute with Bill Federer     Richard Allen was born to slave parents in Philadelphia and sold with his family to a plantation in Dover, Delaware. As a young man, Richard's master, Stokley Sturgis, gave permission for him to attend Methodist religious meetings where he learned to read. In the year 1777, at the age of 17, [...]

Black Missionaries and Red Skins

Black Missionaries and Red Skins

American Minute with Bill Federer Who were the first African American missionaries sent out from the United States? George Lisle, the first ordained African American, went in 1782 to Jamaica with other freed slaves to begin a Baptist Mission. John Marrant, a free black from New York City, went to Newfoundland and preached to "a great [...]

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