H.Res.847 - Recognizing the importance of Christmas and the Christian faith.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-5] (Introduced 12/06/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 12/11/2007 On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 372 - 9, 10 Present (Roll no. 1143). (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.Res.847 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (12/11/2007)
Recognizes the Christian faith as one of the great religions of the world.
Acknowledges: (1) the international religious and historical importance of Christmas and the Christian faith; and (2) the role of Christians and Christianity in the founding of the United States and in the formation of the western civilization.
Rejects bigotry and persecution directed against Christians.
Expresses support for and respect to Christians in the United States and throughout the world.