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America appeared appointed arrived assembly assistants attempt authority became body Boston called Charles charter chief chosen church civil claimed colony commission common confirmed Connecticut constitution continued council court Cromwell danger death deputies desired elected emigrants England English equal established executive faith favor followed four freedom friends gave governor grant hands held hope hundred independence Indians inhabitants interests island John king land laws legislation less liberty live London Lord magistrates March Maryland Massachusetts ment mind ministers natives nature never obtained parliament party patent peace persons plantation planted popular possession present principles proprietary protection province Puritans Quakers received reform religion religious remained river royal sent settlement ships spirit success tion town trade Virginia whole
第 105 頁 - Peace, plenty, love, truth, terror, That were the servants to this chosen infant, Shall then be his, and like a vine grow to him ; Wherever the bright sun of heaven shall shine, His honour and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations...
第 463 頁 - I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia ; you shall be hanged in half an hour." The patriot, on the twentieth of January, 1677, avowing the part he had acted, was condemned at one o'clock and hanged at four. His children and wife were driven from their home, to depend on the charity of the planters.
第 302 頁 - This liberty is the proper end and object of authority, and cannot subsist without it; and it is a liberty to that only which is good, just, and honest. This liberty you are to stand for, with the hazard (not only of your goods, but) of your lives, if need be. Whatsoever crosseth this, is not authority, but a distemper thereof.
第 207 頁 - God and one of another, covenant and combine ourselves together into a civil body politic, for our better ordering and preservation and furtherance of the ends aforesaid; and by virtue hereof to enact, constitute and frame such just and equal laws, ordinances, acts, constitutions and offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meet and convenient for the general good of the colony, unto which we promise all due submission and obedience.
第 215 頁 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
第 312 頁 - ... and It is further ordered, That where any town shall increase to the number of one hundred families or householders, they shall set up a grammar school, the master thereof being able to instruct youth so far as they may be fitted for the university...
第 267 頁 - 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.
第 205 頁 - I charge you, before God and his blessed angels, that you follow me no farther than you have seen me follow the Lord Jesus Christ. " If God reveal anything to you, by any other instrument of his, be as ready to receive it as ever you were to receive any truth by my ministry ; for I am verily persuaded the Lord has more truth yet to break forth out of his holy Word.
第 206 頁 - IN THE NAME OF GOD, AMEN. We whose names are underwritten, the loyal subjects of our dread sovereign lord King James, by the grace of God of Great Britain, France, and Ireland, king, defender of the faith, etc.