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WorldNetDaily: Thomas Jefferson: Deist or Christian?

http://www.wnd.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=28006

D. James Kennedy presents Jefferson as a nominal Christian, yet not so hostile as some would claim.

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Wikipedia: List of United States Presidential Religious Affiliations

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_United_States_Presidential_religious_affiliations

Provocative list indicating both official denominational memberships as well as supposed or inferred religious beliefs of the U.S. Presidents.

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Who is Nature's God?

http://history.hanover.edu/hhr/hhr93_1.html

Article by David Voelker discusses Thomas Jefferson's beliefs.

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The Claremont Institute: Founding Creed

http://www.claremont.org/publications/pubid.394/pub_detail.asp

A review critical of The Faiths of Our Fathers: What America's Founders Really Believed by Alf J. Mapp, Jr.

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Stand to Reason: The Faith of Our Fathers

http://www.str.org/site/News2?page=NewsArticle&id=5243

Argues the faith of the founding fathers of the United States was based upon Christian principles not primarily Deism.

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Six Historic Americans

http://www.infidels.org/library/historical/john_remsburg/six_historic_americans/

Online version of the book written by John E. Remsburg in 1906 argues that Thomas Paine, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant were freethinkers or Deists.

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Infidels.org: The Christian Nation Myth

http://www.infidels.org/library/modern/farrell_till/myth.html

Farrell Till argues that many of the founding fathers of the United States were Deists.

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America's Christian Heritage

http://www.alliance4lifemin.org/articles.php?id=24

Argues that the Founding Fathers were Christian not primarily Deists.

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