Religion: Not Frail, Not Pale

Thanks to parents and Sunday-school teachers, children generally get a distorted, sissified impression of Christ. So says Author Alan Devoe in the current issue of the American Mercury. "When I was a schoolboy," writes Devoe, "I was told that once upon a time there had been a fine and honorable man named Abraham Lincoln ... a good and grave and great man . . . When I saw a picture of Abraham Lincoln I could immediately believe it."

It was the same with Washington, or Daniel Boone, or John James Audubon, or Henry Clay. But in Sunday school, he was told of...

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