http://curezone.com/forums/m.asp?f=529&i=1408 My quote: "Furthermore, the US is the world's leader. We worship and praise God, and we become prosperous, and then the rest of the civilized world benefits.I can see why they think, "Who needs a god, we have the US".(sarcasm)"
A predominantly Protestant flavor of civic religion, while never officially established as the national church, has always been pervasive in American public life. It has influenced general public policy, such as the way in which voluntary and charitable organizations have taken on many roles that the state plays in European countries.