What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Այլ խմբագրություններ - View all
American appeared associates authority become believed Boston Brewster Brooks Bushnell called Calvinism century Channing Christ Christian Church civil clear colony comes common congregation conscience Constitution Court democracy divine doctrine early Emerson England English eternal experience expression fact faith father feeling force freedom friends give hand heart held Hooker hope human Independency influence interest Jefferson John land less liberty light lived Massachusetts matter means ment mind minister moral nature never organization passed political preaching present principles protest Puritan question reason regarded relation religion religious respect Roger Williams School seems sense side soul spirit stand suffer teaching theology things thought tion toleration true truth Unitarian universal utterance whole wrote young
Էջ 168 - That religion, or the duty which we owe to our Creator, and the manner of discharging it, can be directed only by reason and conviction, not by force or violence; and, therefore, that all men should enjoy the fullest toleration in the exercise of religion, according to the dictates of conscience...
Էջ 73 - There goes many a ship to sea, with many hundred souls in one ship, whose weal and woe is common, and is a true picture of a commonwealth, or a human combination or society. It hath fallen out sometimes, that both papists and protestants, Jews and Turks, may be embarked in one ship; upon which supposal I affirm, that all the liberty of Conscience, that ever I pleaded for, turns...
Էջ 330 - If the red slayer think he slays, Or if the slain think he is slain, They know not well the subtle ways I keep, and pass, and turn again. Far or forgot to me is near; Shadow and sunlight are the same; The vanished gods to me appear; And one to me are shame and fame. They reckon ill who leave me out; When me they fly, I am the wings; I am the doubter and the doubt, And I the hymn the Brahmin sings.
Էջ 167 - That no man shall be compelled to frequent or support any religious worship, place or ministry whatsoever, nor shall be enforced, restrained, molested or burthened, in his body or goods, nor shall otherwise suffer on account of his religious opinions or belief; but that all men shall be free to profess, and by argument to maintain, their opinions in matters of religion, and that the same shall in no wise diminish, enlarge or affect their civil capacities.
Էջ 184 - tis the soul of peace ; Of all the virtues 'tis nearest kin to heaven ; It makes men look like gods. The best of men That e'er wore earth about him was a sufferer, A soft, meek, patient, humble, tranquil spirit, The first true gentleman that ever breath'd.
Էջ 74 - I pleaded for, turns upon these two hinges, That none of the Papists, Protestants, Jews, or Turks, be forced to come to the ship's prayers...
Էջ 172 - ... that the choice of public magistrates belongs unto the people by God's own allowance," and that " they who have power to appoint officers and magistrates have the right also to set the bounds and limitations of the power and place unto which they call them.
Էջ 111 - They who have the power to appoint officers and magistrates, it is in their power, also, to set the bounds and limitations of the power and place unto which they call them.
Էջ 176 - We believe that there is one God, whose nature is Love, revealed in one Lord Jesus Christ, by one Holy Spirit of Grace, who will finally restore the whole family of mankind to holiness and happiness.