”From Dallas, Texas the flash apparently official, President Kennedy died at 1:00 PM central standard time.”
On the afternoon of November 22, 1963, President Kennedy was on his way to the Trade Mart in Dallas to deliver a speech some avow contain the most “eloquent words” President Kennedy ever said—but which exist only in writing.
It called for progress in everything from space exploration to civil rights to national security. Kennedy’s speech used a number of biblical quotes. Alluding to Isaiah 62, he said, “We. . .are by destiny rather than by choice, the watchmen on the walls of world freedom.”
And from Luke 2: "We ask, therefore that we may be worthy of our power and responsibility. . .that we may achieve the ancient vision of ‘peace on earth, good will toward men.'”
Engaging with the Bible in words spoken and unspoken!