Quote Originally Posted by garhkal View Post
I am an Agnostic, so care not if they had made it a Christian nation, but that Jefferson did mention he felt there should be separation between church and state AFTER the Constitution was wrote, being considered part of it where i have issues. Its like if i penned my will, but later on mentioned that "i really should have had XYZ in it" doesn't make it so.
...poor analogy. Jefferson wasn't wishing the Constitution said something else...he was explaining it's practical application using a metaphor.

More like you said.. "x-ray, yankee, zebra" in your will

...someone asks, "what exactly does that mean?"

You say, "it means 'XYZ'"