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Let's go to -- Well forget the national day of prayer today Charlotte mayor and newly minted Obama cabinet member Anthony Foxx has proclaimed today.
A national day of reason for his city saying the application of reason.
More than any other means has proven to offer hope for human survival on.
CEO and president of Concerned Women for America penny Nance joins us live right now -- -- to -- -- good morning -- OK so today is the national day of prayer.
This -- mr.
fox guys calling it a national day of reason what's going on there.
Well I'm not sure I -- he -- from North Carolina which has the seventh highest church attendance clearly he's not running for reelection since he's up for transportation secretary but.
You know -- cheeky Chester Chen said that the doctor -- original sin is the only one in which we have.
Three and a half thousand years of empirical evidence to back up.
Clearly we need faith as a component and it's just silly -- -- to say otherwise.
You know the age of of -- in -- and raising gave way to moral relativism.
And moral relativism is what led us all the way down the dark path to the Holocaust.
And I side just got back from Jerusalem.
Where I saw god -- Chambliss is the Holocaust.
Where there was thousands and thousands issues of little children who died -- that how one and a half million.
Dark periods of history is what we're rise that we -- relieved got out of the equation.
-- pay we should point out that this national day of reason we it was created by the American humanist association.
What an atheist organization.
It was created to raise awareness about government threats to religious liberty and two -- the profile of the non religious community.
What what's troubling to some though he is that they -- you know they would take the national day of prayer.
And then essentially co opting it by say OK it's also a national -- -- reason it looks -- try to get some publicity to get us talking about it.
Well they succeeded here we are -- what a great opportunity -- talk about the difference you know John Adams said that our constitution be dependant.
On a more on religious -- people by contrast mouse said that morality -- -- at the muzzle of the gun.
We must have faith in god in order to arrive at that very thing they want -- did they want to contend for their beliefs and I support that.
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