On Monday, March 30, 1981 a doctor at George Washington University Hospital declared, “Today, Mr. President, we are all Republicans”
On January 11, 2011, we were all Democrats as news that an assassin’s bullet had not only hit Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, but killed eight other people in Tuscon, Arizona.
Today we should all breathe a prayer of thanks as we read the report that Mrs. Giffords is doing ‘spectacularly well’ and even showing signs of having her personality intact.
Whenever tragedy strikes, whatever else we are, we can only survive as a nation if we are Americans first.
But Jesus knew their thoughts, and said to them: “Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation, and every city or house divided against itself will not stand. Matthew 12:25