A Natural Law Lesson for Obama

President Obama's editing out of the words "...by their Creator..." from the Declaration of Independence on the 15th (video and transcript here) is a remarkable act for sitting president. It suggests that the purported constitutional law expert needs some remedial education.The Declaration of Independence was drafted by Thomas Jefferson (when he was 33 years old), based on a list of points laid out by a 5 person committee which also included Benjamin Franklin and John Adams.  The most famous part (for good reason) of the Declaration of Independence reads:"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness."Jefferson was a deist who did not believe in the divinity of Jesus Christ, and wrote his own version of The New Testament titled The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth. ...(Read Full Post)