A comment on another post to the effect that this country was founded on religion tweaked me a little bit. So, here’s some reading to get the perspectives of some of our founding fathers.
Notes on the Founding Fathers and the Separation of Church and State (from a theology school)
The Founding Fathers Were Not Christians (Free Inquiry article)
This was from a very basic Google search. As religious teachers are keen to say, ignorance of your sin is not an excuse for it. Falsely claiming a common viewpoint with people of immeasurable importance without doing your research is just as damning.