• Images of faith preserved at Capitol attest to role of religion in U.S.

    Images of faith preserved at Capitol attest to role of religion in U.S.

    • Jul 10, 2017

    In many of the buildings representing the U.S. government and its founding ideals in Washington, D.C., there are paintings and statues with religious themes enshrining faith in the country’s origins. Most of the imagery is Protestant, but there are also prominent Catholics who are represented showing some of the diversity of religious heritage.