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Maybe Not The Most Important?

I am not a history scholar enough to know whether or not the coming election in the United States of America is THE most important election in all of history, but I think the United States stands at an incredible turning point. For a very long time the United States has had an exalted self-image. It has imagined itself as a blessed Christian nation. It has thought of itself as a nation elected by God and given a special destiny in history.
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