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New England Confederation

(May 19, 1643), was the first document in America where colonies united themselves. The colonists of New Plymouth, New Haven, Massachusetts & Connecticut, covenanted together, stated: The Articles of Confederation between the plantations under the government of Massachusetts, the plantations … Continue reading

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God & Government: The Mayflower Compact

This week we will feature a series of quotes taken from¬†Quotations : An Exhaustive ¬†Collection of Profound Quotes from Founding Fathers, Presidents, Statesmen, Scientists, Constitutions, Court Decisions . . . (CD version) by William J. Federer, 2001, AmeriSearch: St. Louis, … Continue reading

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Christianity and Government, Thomas Jefferson

On December 3, 1803, it was recommended by President Thomas Jefferson that the Congress of the United States pass a treaty with the Kaskaskia Indians. Included in this treaty was the annual support to a Catholic missionary priest of $100, … Continue reading

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