The “Common Sense” of Thanksgiving by Bob Gonzales

Bob Gonzales offers us a reminder of the importance of thanking God in a 2011 article entitled The “Common Sense” of Thanksgiving. He begins the article thusly: By the “common sense” of Thanksgiving, I’m not referring to the ability to make sound judgments, or to practical savvy upstairs, or to practical suggestions for cooking a … Continue reading The “Common Sense” of Thanksgiving by Bob Gonzales

Abraham Lincoln’s 1863 Proclamation of Thanksgiving

Given that tomorrow is the national celebration of Thanksgiving Day, I though it appropriate to share the October 3, 1863 Proclamation of Thanksgiving issued by President Abraham Lincoln. So here it is: By the President of the United States of America. A Proclamation. The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the … Continue reading Abraham Lincoln’s 1863 Proclamation of Thanksgiving