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Obama’s Use of Scripture Has Elements of Lincoln, King
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 2:29pm | Type: Blog

President Obama will publicly take the oath of office on two Bibles once owned by his political heroes, Abraham Lincoln and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. One Bible was well read, but cited cautiously, the ot ...

Obama to Use Lincoln, King Bibles for Swearing-In
Originally Posted: 01/11/2013 - 11:30am | Type: Blog

President Obama will take the oath of office with two Bibles that once belonged to a pair of civil rights icons: Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King Jr. WASHINGTON — President ...