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Most have gotten so comfortable in day to day living that they have forgotten what it took to get us where we are today. The government has gotten out of control, with the power they wield and we the people are on the verge of becoming slaves. Ron Leighman

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Fake. Well, the first two sentences are fake but the second part ("Millions of innocent men..."), is legitimate and comes from Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia, Query XVII. http://www.monticello.org/site/jefferson/superstition-christianity-quotation

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Not a Jefferson quote. It first appeared in 2004. https://www.monticello.org/site/research-and-collections/greatest-danger-american-freedom-quotation

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Click through to Monticello site and the actual reference. It comes from Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia, Query XVII. The material that actually precedes the quote is: "Difference of opinion is advantageous in religion. The several sects perform the office of a Censor morum over each other. Is uniformity attainable? Millions of innocent..." etc.

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History, Politics, Religion, Christianity, Separation of Church and State, Religious Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Freedom from Religion, Forcing Religion on Others, Pledge of Allegiance, Treaty of Tripoli, Money, US Currency, Jesus, America, United States, United States of America, USA, NOT a Christian Nation, Thomas Jefferson, John Quincy Adams. On god and country: how the United States isn't the Christian founded nation you think it is.

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