At bottom, what the two men seem to have shared is religious conviction amounting to certainty. Early in his presidential campaign,
stated, “There is a spirit that rules us. If I did not believe in Wilson , I would feel like a man going blindfolded through a haphazard world.” At a National Prayer Breakfast, Bush said, “Events aren’t moved by blind change and chance. Behind all of life and all of history, there’s a dedication and purpose, set by the hand of a just and faithful God.” Providence
Sunday, February 8, 2009
Religious conviction: the tie that binds Wilson and W.
An article in Economic Principles summarizes the comparisons of George W. Bush to Woodrow Wilson: