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Gettysburg

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Gettysburg

  1. 1. Gettysburg Cemetery Dedication Abraham Lincoln 11/19/1863
  2. 2. Who, What, When, Where, Why <ul><li>A new nation </li></ul><ul><li>Engaged in a civil war </li></ul><ul><li>A few months ago; Four score and seven years ago </li></ul><ul><li>On a great battle field </li></ul><ul><li>Here to dedicate this battle field </li></ul>11/19/1863
  3. 3. BUT... We cannot dedicate / consecrate ourselves <ul><li>Men, living and dead who struggled here have consecrated it already </li></ul><ul><li>We need to dedicate ourselves instead to unfinished work... </li></ul>11/19/1863
  4. 4. Our task <ul><li>A great task lies before us </li></ul><ul><li>We take increased devotion to the cause </li></ul><ul><li>Resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain </li></ul>11/19/1863
  5. 5. In conclusion… <ul><li>Shared vision </li></ul><ul><ul><li>New birth of freedom </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gov’t of/for/by the people shall not perish from the earth </li></ul></ul>11/19/1863

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