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Quote from John Adams,

"The divinity of Jesus is made a convenient cover for absurdity. Nowhere in the Gospels do we find a precept for Creeds, Confessions, Oaths, Doctrines, and whole car-loads of other foolish trumpery that we find in Christianity."


John Adams (more quotes by John Adams or books by/about John Adams)

(1735-1826) Founding Father, 2nd US President


Attributed to Adams in Spirit (1988) by William Edelen, p. 4 , however, not an accurate quote.
Paraphrased from diary entries in February 1756:
<a target="_blank" href=""> </a><br />See:
<a href="">John Adams 'convenient cover for absurdity' quote</a><br />
See: <a href=" ">John Adams 'trumpery' quote.</a>


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