Nobel Prize winner discovers new 'reverence for life'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1586695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Albert Schweitzer[/caption] Albert Schweitzer was born Jan. 14, 1875, in a village in Alsace, Germany. The son of a Lutheran-Evangelical pastor, he won acclaim more…

U.S. state founded as 'a religious colony'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1583085" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Statue of James Oglethorpe[/caption] Educated at Oxford, James Oglethorpe joined the Austrian army at age 17 and fought to free Belgrade, Serbia, from Muslim more…

Yale president battles French Illuminati

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1581105" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Timothy Dwight IV[/caption] A grandson of Princeton President Jonathan Edwards, he could read at age 4 and entered Yale at 13. He was a more…

True story of how rifle became known as 'Beecher's Bible'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1580655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Henry Ward Beecher[/caption] His sister, Harriett Beecher Stowe wrote the anti-slavery novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" in 1852. He bought the chains that had held more…

U.S. president slams Stalin's 'godless' philosophy

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1570475" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Richard Nixon[/caption] Richard Milhous Nixon was born Jan. 9, 1913. Before becoming president, he was a Lieutenant Commander in the Navy during World War more…

War-hero president credits God for victory

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1570105" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Andrew Jackson at Battle of New Orleans[/caption] 500 men, women and children were massacred at Fort Mims, Alabama, on Aug. 30, 1813, by the more…

Man who saved the South
said it was God's doing

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1560975" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington Carver[/caption] George Washington Carver was born a slave during the Civil War, possibly in 1865, but there are no records. Within a more…