The Constitution Party is NOT interested in establishing "Christian nation," as LP claims.
Supposedly it all started because the LP received emails asking the difference between their party and the Constitution Party. Maybe so. Or maybe the LP is, as usual, giving in to their addiction. For indeed, it is a debilitating addiction to always need to prove you are so much different and so much better than everyone else.
Andrew Davis, the LP's illusion spinner, writes: Though the Constitution Party has a very real and intense dedication to Constitutional provisions--made clear by the fact that they support many of their platform planks with citations from both the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence--their raison d'etre is to essentially establish a "Christian" nation, and somehow maintain religious tolerance (though this latter portion is never explained).
Of Course Andrew Davis never explains what other-worldly logic has him making the quantum jump in his mind to concluding from the Constitution Party's desire to "restore American jurisprudence to its Biblical foundations" that somehow this means "establishing a Christian nation." For example, restoring a law that says "thou shalt not kill," is hardly establishing a Christian nation. Davis does try to cover his illusion spinning in the above paragraph by putting "Christian" within quotation marks, but this is a device he later conveniently drops.
Having made this first quantum jump, Davis feels no obligation to refrain from making further quantum jumps. Citing no evidence whatsoever (because there is none), he writes: The Constitution Party, for whatever reason, finds that government should be a model for morality--that is, Christian morality--and all semblances of behavior and lifestyles contrary to this behavioral model should be eliminated through 'Constitutional' government methods, with the end goal of establishing a Christian nation.
Nice try, Andrew, but people are not dumb ... a fact libertarians apparently still have a hard time grasping. Men and women announcing they are looking to Christian values to guide their political party does not mean they desire to establish a Christian nation any more than atheist libertarians announcing they look to Ayn Rand for philosophical guidance means they want to establish a Randian dictatorship. It simply does not follow by earthly logic.
So we see once again a potentially valuable political party, the LP, sabotaging itself with self-righteous arrogance. We favor a healthy Libertarian Party, so we ask: when do you think they will ever grow up?
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For a great discussion on Christianity vs. State Socialism see: Christianity vs. State Socialism
“I did not understand what made me free, nor what my freedom is, nor where to look to find it. Father, I have searched in vain until I heard Your Voice directing me. Now I would guide myself no more. For I have neither made nor understood the way to find my freedom. But I trust in You. You Who endowed me with my freedom as Your holy Son will not be lost to me. Your Voice directs me." (Prayer from A Course in Miracles)