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5:57 am
Sun January 20, 2013

In Inauguration, A 'Worship Of The Nation'

Originally published on Sun January 20, 2013 8:05 am

Among the sentiments of love of country and national unity, presidential inaugurations also have a religious element. Host Rachel Martin talks with Stephen Prothero, professor of American religion at Boston University, about how the role of faith in inauguration ceremonies has changed over the years.