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From the Pulpit: Is it a blessing or a curse?

July 15, 2012
By THE REV. JAMES FOGLIO - Weirton Covenant Church , Weirton Daily Times

Those nations only are blessed whose God is the Lord. Those of us who are God fearing understand that our great nation cannot prosper apart from God. Can we sink into immoral behavior and still be blessed? Do you believe that government can replace the living God? As we sink into darkness the light of the truth is no longer obvious. Truth has perished in the street. Our eyes have been blinded by greed. Class envy has been promoted by our political system. Job security and power are more important to many politicians than the welfare of the nation. Getting reelected has become more important than doing what is right. Our two party system pressures many well intended congressmen and senators to vote along party lines or pay the consequence.

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