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September 14, 2016
My name is Ray Strobo and I am writing a book about the religious beliefs of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence. I would like to refer readers to one sentence from your book, “America on the Cusp of God’s Grace.”
“Known as ‘the Father of Delaware’ George Read wrote ‘the first edition of her laws’ and the Constitution of the State.”
I would give attribution as follows:
“America on the Cusp of God’s Grace,” Dennis G. Hurst. iUniverse, New York. 2010. P 363.
May I have your permission to refer readers to the passage above?
Thank you very much for your help.
You have my permission most definitely, Ray, and I wish you well with the book … When is it due out?
September 27, 2016
Thank you for permission to refer to the George Read comment in “America on the Cusp of God’s Grace.”
Fingers crossed–I hope to have the book published by the end of the year.
Some time ago you gave me permission to refer the readers of a book I was writing to “America on the Cusp of God’s Grace.” My book, “Founding Fathers: Atheists? Deists? Are You Sure?”, has now been published and can be previewed at
This unique book combines aspects of American History and Religion into a study of the religious beliefs of the 56 men who signed the Declaration of Independence. It discusses the assertion that traditional religion played little or no part in the Founding of the United States or in the lives and actions of the men who founded it.
The reference to “America on the Cusp of God’s Grace” can be found on Page 65 of the book. As a “thank you” for your help in referencing this resource, I have arranged a reduction in the total cost of a copy of the book. You can take advantage of this savings by contacting me at
Again, thanks for your help. The study of these men who “turned the world upside down” has been fascinating and illuminating. The book was a long time in the making but doing the research for the book and getting it organized on paper has been one of the highlights of my life. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it.