The Lord is mentioned in the Constitution

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    For those who argue that God or the Lord is not mention in the Constitution well here you go.

    Article. VII.

    The Ratification of the Conventions of nine States, shall be sufficient for the Establishment of this Constitution between the States so ratifying the Same.

    The Word, "the," being interlined between the seventh and eighth Lines of the first Page, the Word "Thirty" being partly written on an Erazure in the fifteenth Line of the first Page, The Words "is tried" being interlined between the thirty second and thirty third Lines of the first Page and the Word "the" being interlined between the forty third and forty fourth Lines of the second Page.

    Attest William Jackson Secretary

    done in Convention by the Unanimous Consent of the States present the Seventeenth Day of September in the Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Eighty seven and of the Independance of the United States of America the Twelfth In witness whereof We have hereunto subscribed our Names,
    Transcript of the Constitution of the United States - Official Text
     
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    It doesn't specify which Lord they are referring to?
     
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    In the Year of our Lord? Really? FUCKING REALLY bigrebnc1775? Anno Domini?
     
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    Lordy-mercy!
     
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    It very simple to understand what LORD they were talking about. What was the predominant Religion of the Founders of America? How many of the Founders were muslin?
     
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    Yes it does.

    Is this some sort of revelation on your part? That the only mention of God in US Constitution is in the Date Format?
     
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    Is the LORD mentioned yes or no?
     
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    While I am pleased that the Lord is referenced in the Constitution, it 'is' simply a reference to the Gregorian calendar... commonly used since about 800 AD.

    Does this somehow tie in with the content, purpose, or origins of the Constitution, or the mindset of it's creators?
     
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    People say God or the LORD which also refers to God many times in the Bible is not mentioned in the Constitution Well here it is.
     
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    I don't think any of the founders were made of cloth.
     

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