WASHINGTON (AP) - President-elect Barack Obama will use the sameBible at his inauguration that Abraham Lincoln used for hisswearing in.
Obama will be the first president since Lincoln to use thatBible, part of the collection of the Library of Congress.
The head of the presidential inaugural committee, EmmettBeliveau, said Tuesday that Obama is "deeplyhonored" that the Library of Congress made the Lincoln Bibleavailable to him. (Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)