Book Discussion on Faith of Our Founding Father: George Washington

Ms. Connell talked about her book, Faith of Our Founding Father: The Spiritual Journey of George Washington, published by Hatherleigh… read more

Ms. Connell talked about her book, Faith of Our Founding Father: The Spiritual Journey of George Washington, published by Hatherleigh Press. According to Ms. Connell, Washington was called by God to establish freedom, patriotism, and private enterprise in America. Her book followed Washington’s spiritual life from his childhood through his presidency. A collection of prayers titled “Daily Sacrifice” and a compilation of 16th-century adages from French Jesuits titled “The Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation” are reproduced in the book. Ms. Connell reported that these codes formed the basis for Washington’s behavior throughout his life. After her presentation she answered audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Faith of Our Founding Father: George Washington

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 28, 2004
Last Aired:
Aug 30, 2005

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  • Feb 28, 2004 | 8:57pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 13, 2004 | 3:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 05, 2004 | 2:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 15, 2004 | 9:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 08, 2005 | 12:26am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 08, 2005 | 4:26am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 08, 2005 | 9:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 30, 2005 | 12:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 30, 2005 | 4:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 30, 2005 | 9:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 30, 2005 | 12:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 30, 2005 | 4:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 30, 2005 | 9:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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