the bible in America

John Quincy Adams on the Bible

John Quincy Adams (1767-1848), the sixth President of the United States, served as the Chairman of the American Bible Society in 1844. He was still serving as a U.S. Congressman at age 76. In a speech that same year, given to the American Bible Society on February 27, he shared his beliefs about the Bible:

Elias Boudinot on the Bible

Elias Boudinot was the fourth President of the Continental Congress, a signer of the peace treaty to end the American Revolution, the first attorney admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court Bar, a framer of the Bill of Rights, and the Director of the U.S. Mint. What was his personal view of the Scriptures?

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