Oh Say, Can You See...? In the 200 years since Francis ScottKey first wrote those words on the back of a letter theyhave inspired millions. The hope and joy expressed in theAmerican National Anthem are so moving that more than fivemillion people signed petitions for its official adoption.Yet within those words is an expression of a Christian'sfaith and gratitude for deliverance. Told though the wordsof eyewitnesses and those who knew him best, this hour-longpresentation tells the story not only of the song, but ofthe man and the beliefs that inspired it. Francis Scott Keywas a lawyer, a father and a church leader. But he was not asongwriter or a professional poet. Yet, his words capturedthe sense of hope and optimism that continue to defineAmerica. As he wrote: May the heaven rescued land Praise thepower that hath made and preserved us a nation Then conquerwe must When our cause it is just And this be our motto InGod is our trust. We are responsible for the most sacred oftrusts--to our country, to the world, to our God.