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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (107 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: William J. Bennett Narrator: Philip Bosco, William J. Bennett, Barry Bostwick Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: October 1997 ISBN: 9780743548106
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Millions of American families have turned to The Book of Virtues and The Moral Compass by William J. Bennett for moral guidance in troubled times. Our Sacred Honor offers inspiration and instruction as well—this time of a particularly American sort.

In Our Sacred Honor, Bennett has collected the best that has been thought and said by and about the men and women who founded America. The stories, songs, letters and speeches collected in Our Sacred Honor are an inspiring celebration of American exceptionalism.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “His publishing feats are a modern parable of the talents: give him ten old books and behold, he returns with five new ones. This time our Secretary of Edification has gathered together inspiring stories, speeches and letters by and about the Founding Fathers.” 

    Wall Street Journal

  • “Many of these passages are stirring and persuasive…The book is likely to be widely circulated.”

    Kirkus Reviews

Listener Opinions

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Julie | 7/7/2013

    " Thanks, Jared, for this book! I love it. I love the letters and the poems and insights into the forefathers' lives. I love Bennett's reverence for those who paved the way. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Sheila | 5/27/2013

    " Every parent should have this book in their home. The schools are not teaching History as they should. This is a must read for every family. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Andrew | 4/13/2013

    " Little vignettes about America that are suppose to inspire citizenship and patriotism in younger children. Not bad, not great. Bennett sort of dialed this one in. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Brent | 12/21/2012

    " I love books on the Revolution, and this one is a good compilation of things I've read elsewhere. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Douglas | 12/14/2012

    " Amazing to compare what the Founders of the nation valued and believed compared with the ideas going around today. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Angela | 11/29/2012

    " I realy like this book. It has short reads from the Founding Fathers that are very inspiring. They are sorted by subject. i really learn every time I pick it up. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Myron | 6/11/2012

    " Thomas Jefferson is quoted "Adore God, murmur not at the ways of Providence." The book is packed with examples of the Founding Fathers' trust in the Creator. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Anna | 10/10/2010

    " haven't read all of the sections, but these people believe in absolute morality. right and wrong were not moving targets, but clear cut. these authors wrote to their children, and expected than to live accordingly. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Erika | 7/12/2010

    " gift from daddy "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Dick | 4/30/2010

    " Bennett draws on the beliefs and writings of our Founding Fathes and the core values upon which our country was - and should still be - based. "

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About the Author
Author William J. BennettDr. William J. Bennett is one of America’s most influential and respected voices on cultural, political, and educational issues. Host of the top-ten nationally syndicated radio show, “Bill Bennett’s Morning in America,” he is also the Distinguished Fellow of the American Strategy Group. He is the author and editor of more than twenty-five books, and lives near Washington, DC.
About the Narrator

Barry Bostwick has appeared in movies, television, and in musical theater. He played Brad Majors in the cult classic film The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and on television he appeared in the comedy Spin City with Michael J. Fox. In 1972 he received a Tony Award nomination for originating the role of Danny Zuko in the Broadway musical Grease. He then won a Tony Award in 1977 for his role in the musical The Robber Bridegroom. Bostwick continues to work in television.