I love the organist at my church. The music is so sweet it sounds like it is coming from "on high."
( and it doesn't hurt that he usually plays my favorite hymns.
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost