This will be the best security for maintaining our liberties. A nation of well-informed men who have been taught to know and prize the rights which God has given them cannot be enslaved. It is in the religion of ignorance that tyranny begins.
When the people find that they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither safety nor liberty.
While the Obama agenda may displace God from people's heart and have them idolized the State, Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.
If it's the former you mean, you have a point! "Little children, keep yourselves from idols." [1 John 5:20]
I hope it is.