Stirring Our Spirit

As if he were speaking to us today, rather than November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln calls America to our destiny at Gettysburg: “From these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”

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