|Patrick Joseph "P.J." Kennedy I + Mary Augusta Hickey||John Francis Fitzgerald Sr. + Mary Hannon||John Vernou Bouvier Jr. + Maude Frances Sergeant||James Thomas Lee + Margaret Merritt|
President John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy
Which of these presidents publicly professed a belief in God?Answer: All three on numerous occasions.
What was the formal religious group to which these men identified?Answer: Truman, Baptist; Eisenhower, Presbyterian; Kennedy, Roman Catholic
The lives of these presidents were complemented with religious associations. Truman and Eisenhower were from midwestern Protestant heritages, while Kennedy was reared in the formalism of the Roman Catholic tradition. Each of their parents played a major role in teaching them Christian precepts, by word and by example.
Faith in God as revealed through Jesus Christ was considered a personal matter. Truman has stated that he read the Bible through twice before beginning his formal schooling. Eisenhower... Read More
Jacqueline Lee Bouvier
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Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future. … 1963
We should all do something to right the wrongs that we see and not just complain about them.
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