The Real George Washington





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Uploaded on Dec 21, 2009

"I consider it an indispensable duty to close this last solemn act of my official life by commending the interests of our dearest country to the protection of Almighty God and those who have the superintendence of them into His Holy keeping."
-- George Washington

"If my people...shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face...then shall I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land."
-- II Chronicles 7:14

The world was watching during this moment of when George Washington said he would give up his power after two terms as President of the United States. King George of England said, "If he gives up his power, as he said he would, he will be the greatest man in the world." And George Washington did it without a moments hesitation. Washington said in one of his letters, "I'd rather be back on my farm in Virginia than be emperor of the world."


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