March 4, 1865: The Greatest Inaugural Address

Hands down the most moving  inaugural address in American history is the second inaugural address given by President Lincoln, little over a month before his death.  It is short, to the point and powerful.  It is also the most important theological

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March 4, 1841: Longest Inaugural Address

  President William Henry Harrison gave the longest inaugural address in American history.  He spoke for one hour and forty-five minutes in a howling snow storm, without wearing a hat or a coat.   Catching pneumonia, he died one month later. 

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March 4, 1793: Shortest Inaugural Address

    The shortest inaugural address was given on March 4, 1793.  Since it was delivered by George Washington it still managed to be meaningful as well as brief.  I wish every one of his successors had to repeat the

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Racism at the Inauguration?

I greatly appreciated Pastor Rick Warren’s invocation | Video: … Help us, oh God, to remember that we are Americans, united not by race, or religion, or blood, but to our commitment to freedom, and justice for all. When we

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