The United States is not a Christian nation any more than it is a Jewish or a Mohammedan nation.
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Source Notes: Treaty of Tripoli, 1797
John Adams (October 30, 1735 July 4, 1826) was the first (1789 1797) Vice President of the United States, and the second (1797 1801) President of the United States.
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