The History of Memorial Day

Have you ever wondered about the history of Memorial Day? Do you know the role of Arlington National Cemetery in the first large observance? Are you aware that children orphaned by the Civil War walked among the gravesites there, reciting prayers and singing hymns?

Memorial Day Reflections by Richard Land

Another Memorial Day weekend has come and gone. By long-standing tradition, all across the “fruited plain,” Americans hosted ceremonies and parades honoring America’s war dead—those men and women who have given that “last full measure of devotion” to protect our God-given freedoms enshrined in our […]