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Never Before In History … The Miracle of the U.S. Constitution

Never Before In History … The Miracle of the U.S. Constitution

As we celebrate Constitution Day, remember that the real beauty, the miracle of our nation’s government is its constitutional structure – designed with human nature in mind. Never before in human history has a government established such a clear constitutional framework for human liberty – individual, political, economic, and religious. The guiding objective of the Constitution was to preserve – and extend—human liberty. Not by mere words, but with carefully designed and enduring governmental structures – checks and balances, clear separations of power, enumerated powers, diffusion of political power as broadly as possible, a process for amendment. These were created in the Constitution to rein in the human propensity to abuse power, while safeguarding liberty and encouraging human flourishing. And for people of faith, it set in place the framework for religious liberty that we so greatly enjoy today. Never before in history…

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