Do you know the Preamble for your state?

 Do you know the Preamble for your state?
 
 
Be sure to read the message in red at the bottom!  
 
Alabama    1901, Preamble  
 We  the people of the State of   Alabama ,   invoking the favor and guidance of Almighty God,   do ordain and establish the following   Constitution. .
 
Alaska    1956, Preamble  We,  the people of   Alaska , grateful to God  and  to those who founded our nation and pioneered  this  great land.
 
Arizona    1911, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of   Arizona ,   grateful to Almighty God for our liberties, do   ordain this Constitution. ..  
 
Arkansas    1874, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of   Arkansas ,   grateful to Almighty God for the privilege of   choosing our own form of  government.. .  
 
California    1879, Preamble  We,  the People of the State of   California ,   grateful to Almighty God for our  freedom…  
 
Colorado    1876, Preamble  We,  the people of   Colorado , with profound   reverence for the Supreme Ruler of   Universe…
 
Connecticut    1818, Preamble.  The  People of Connecticut , acknowledging with   gratitude the good Providence of God in    permitting them to enjoy.  
 
Delaware    1897, Preamble  Through  Divine Goodness all men have, by nature,  the  rights of worshipping and serving their  Creator  according to the dictates of their   consciences.
 
Florida    1885, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of   Florida ,   grateful to Almighty God for our constitutional   liberty, establish this  Constitution. ..  
 
Georgia  1777,  Preamble  We,  the people of   Georgia , relying upon   protection and guidance of Almighty God, do ordain   and establish this  Constitution. ..  
 
Hawaii    1959, Preamble  We  , the people of   Hawaii , Grateful for  Divine  Guidance …. Establish this   Constitution.
 
Idaho    1889, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of   Idaho ,  grateful  to Almighty God for our freedom, to  secure its  blessings.
 
Illinois   1870, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of Illinois, grateful  to  Almighty God for the civil , political and   religious liberty which He hath so long permitted   us to enjoy and looking to Him for a blessing on   our endeavors.
 
Indiana  1851,  Preamble  We,  the People of the State of   Indiana ,   grateful to Almighty God for the free exercise of   the right to choose our form of  government.  
 
Iowa    1857, Preamble  We,  the People of the St ate of  Iowa ,  grateful  to the Supreme Being for the blessings  hitherto  enjoyed, and feeling our dependence on  Him for a  continuation of these blessings,  establish this  Constitution.  
 
Kansas    1859, Preamble  We,  the people of   Kansas , grateful to  Almighty  God for our civil and religious  privileges  establish this Constitution.  
 
Kentucky    1891, Preamble..  We,  the people of the Commonwealth are grateful to   Almighty God for the civil, political and   religious liberties..
 
Louisiana   1921, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of Louisiana ,  grateful to  Almighty God for the civil, political  and  religious liberties we enjoy.  
 
Maine   1820, Preamble  We  the People of Maine acknowledging with grateful   hearts the goodness of the Sovereign Ruler of the   Universe in affording us an opportunity .. And   imploring His aid and direction  
 
Maryland   1776, Preamble  We,  the people of the state of Maryland , grateful  to  Almighty God for our civil and religious   liberty…
 
Massachusetts   1780, Preamble  We…the  people of Massachusetts, acknowledging  with  grateful hearts, the goodness of the Great   Legislator of the Universe In the course of His   Providence, an opportunity and devoutly imploring   His direction  
 
Michigan  1908,  Preamble.     We, the people of the State of     Michigan , grateful to Almighty God for the   blessings of freedom, establish this   Constitution.
 
Minnesota,   1857, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of Minnesota, grateful  to  God for our civil and religious liberty, and   desiring to perpetuate its  blessings:  
 
Mississippi   1890, Preamble  We,  the people of Mississippi in convention  assembled,  grateful to Almighty God, and invoking  His  blessing on our work.
 
Missouri   1845, Preamble  We,  the people of Missouri , with profound  reverence  for the Supreme Ruler of the Universe,  and  grateful for His goodness . Establish this   Constitution. ..
 
Montana    1889, Preamble.  We,  the people of   Montana , grateful to  Almighty  God for the  blessings   of liberty establish this Constitution   ..
 
Nebraska   1875, Preamble  We,  the people, grateful to Almighty God for our   freedom . Establish this  Constitution.  
 
Nevada   1864, Preamble  We  the people of the State of Nevada , grateful to   Almighty God for our freedom, establish this   Constitution. ..
 
New   Hampshire   1792,  Part   I.   Art.  I. Sec. V  Every  individual has a natural and unalienable  right to  worship God according to the dictates of  his own  conscience.
 
New   Jersey 1844, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of New Jersey,  grateful to  Almighty God for civil and religious  liberty which  He hath so long permitted us to  enjoy, and looking  to Him for a blessing on our   endeavors.
 
New   Mexico  1911, Preamble  We,  the People of New Mexico, grateful to Almighty  God  for the blessings of liberty..  
 
New   York  1846, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of New York , grateful  to  Almighty God for our freedom, in order to  secure  its  blessings.
 
   North   Carolina 1868, Preamble  We  the people of the State of North Carolina,   grateful to Almighty God, the Sovereign Ruler of   Nations, for our civil, political, and religious   liberties, and acknowledging our dependence upon   Him for the continuance of  those…  
 
North   Dakota 1889, Preamble  We  , the people of   North Dakota , grateful  to  Almighty God for the blessings of civil and   religious liberty, do ordain…  
 
Ohio   1852, Preamble  We  the people of the state of Ohio , grateful to   Almighty God for our freedom, to secure its   blessings and to promote our  common.  
 
Oklahoma   1907, Preamble  Invoking  the guidance of Almighty God, in order to  secure  and perpetuate the blessings of liberty,  establish  this
 
Oregon   1857, Bill of Rights, Article I Section   2.  All  men shall be secure in the Natural right, to   worship Almighty God according to the dictates of   their consciences
 
Pennsylvania   1776, Preamble  We,  the people of Pennsylvania , grateful to  Almighty  God for the blessings of civil and  religious  liberty, and humbly invoking His   guidance…
 
Rhode   Island   1842, Preamble.  We  the People of the State of Rhode Island  grateful  to Almighty God for the civil and  religious  liberty which He hath so long permitted  us to  enjoy, and looking to Him for a   blessing…
 
South   Carolina  , 1778, Preamble  We,  the people of he State of South Carolina  grateful  to God for our liberties, do ordain and  establish  this Constitution.  
 
South   Dakota  1889, Preamble  We,  the people of South Dakota , grateful to  Almighty  God for our civil and religious liberties   .
 
Tennessee    1796, Art. XI..III.  That  all men have a natural and indefeasible right  to  worship Almighty God according to the dictates  of  their conscience.. .
 
Texas    1845, Preamble  We  the People of the   Republic  of     Texas , acknowledging, with gratitude, the  grace  and beneficence of God.  
 
Utah    1896, Preamble  Grateful  to Almighty God for life and liberty, we  establish  this Constitution.  
 
Vermont    1777, Preamble  Whereas  all government ought to enable the  individuals who  compose it to enjoy their natural  rights, and  other blessings which the Author of  Existence has  bestowed on man .  
 
Virginia   1776, Bill of Rights, XVI  Religion,  or the Duty which we owe our Creator can  be  directed only by Reason and that it is the  mutual  duty of all to practice Christian  Forbearance,  Love and Charity towards each   other
 
Washington   1889, Preamble  We  the People of the State of Washington, grateful  to  the Supreme Ruler of the Universe for our   liberties, do ordain this  Constitution  
 
West   Virginia 1872, Preamble  Since  through Divine Providence we enjoy the  blessings  of civil, political and religious  liberty, we, the  people of West Virginia reaffirm  our faith in and  constant reliance upon God …  
 
Wisconsin   1848, Preamble  We,  the people of Wisconsin, grateful to Almighty  God  for our freedom, domestic  tranquility. ..  
 
Wyoming    1890, Preamble  We,  the people of the State of  Wyoming ,   grateful to God for our civil, political, and   religious liberties, establish this   Constitution. ..
 
After reviewing acknowledgments of God from all 50 state constitutions, one is faced with the prospect that maybe  the  ACLU and the out-of-control federal courts are WRONG!!
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