Jefferson's Declaration of Independence: Origins, Philosophy, and Theology (Google eBook)

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University Press of Kentucky
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Contents

Introduction
xiii
The Theological Context
7
Bolingbroke and the Enlightenment
17
Locke and the Declaration
39
Kames and the Moral Sense
60
Obstacles to Reason
85
SelfEvident Truths
107
Religious Freedom
137
Conclusion
166
The Declaration of Independence
173
Notes
177
Bibliography
215
Index of Persons
230
Index of Subjects
238
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Page 15 - Isaac; (for the children being not yet born, neither having done any good or evil, that the purpose of God according to election might stand, not of works, but of him that calleth): it was said unto her, The elder shall serve the younger. As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.

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