Abraham Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation - Nov 21, 2013
This week in November honors Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address and the death of President John Kennedy. Even though these events happened long ago, they remain relevant to our country’s development. It is wise to revisit our history–both in our national life and in our own personal lives.
We may not be aware that it is Lincoln’s proclamation that gave us our traditional Thanksgiving Day in November. In honor of our great leader and guide, here are his words: