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" States the sovereign authority is religious, and consequently hypocrisy must be common ; but there is no country in the whole world in which the Christian religion retains a greater influence over the souls of men than in America ; and there can be no... "
The Bible and Politics: Or, An Humble Plea for Equal, Perfect, Absolute ... - Page 44
by William Anderson Scott - 1859 - 146 pages
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Under the Cope of Heaven : Religion, Society, and Politics in Colonial ...

Patricia U. Bonomi Professor of History New York University (Emerita) - Social Science - 2003 - 328 pages
...otherwise, Tocqueville could almost certainly not have declared that "There is no country in the world where the Christian religion retains a greater influence over the souls of men than in America. " 6 CHAPTER 1 Notes 1. See, for example, The Journal of Rev. Michael Schlatter, in Henry Harbaugh,...
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Kazaaam! Splat! Ploof!: The American Impact on European Popular Culture ...

Sabrina P. Ramet - Political Science - 2003 - 264 pages
...Alexis de Tocqueville2 had a similar response, noting that "there is not a country in the world where the Christian religion retains a greater influence over the souls of men than in America." At midcentury, the Swiss theologian Philip SchafP observed that attendance at Lutheran churches was...
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Under the Cope of Heaven: Religion, Society, and Politics in Colonial America

Patricia U. Bonomi - History - 2003 - 291 pages
...otherwise, Tocqueville could ahnost certainly not have declared that "There is no country in the world where the Christian religion retains a greater influence over the souls of men than in America."6 Notes CIIAPTEH 1 1. See, for example. The Journal of Rec. Michael Schlatter. in Henry Harbaugh....
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Tyranny Through Public Education

William F. Jr Cox - Education - 2004 - 556 pages
...part of the law of the land." More specifically, de Tocqueville, in the 1800s, wrote, "there is no country in the whole world in which the Christian...greater influence over the souls of men than in America. By regulating domestic life it regulates the state. Religion is the foremost of the institutions of...
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Back Fired: A Nation Born for Religious Tolerance No Longer Tolerates Religion

William J. Federer - History - 2005 - 287 pages
...United States the sovereign authority is religious.... There is no country in the whole world where the Christian religion retains a greater influence...utility and of its conformity to human nature than that its influence is powerfully felt over the most enlightened and free nation of the earth. 7" America...
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Unto a Good Land: A History of the American People, Volume 1: To 1900

David Edwin Harrell, Jr., Edwin S. Gaustad, John B. Boles - History - 2005 - 843 pages
...the nation most striking to him was the role of religion. He wrote that he knew of "no country in the world in which the Christian religion retains a greater...influence over the souls of men than in America." Analyzing the way that religion seemed to reinforce American attitudes toward democracy and liberty,...
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A Nation Under God?: The ACLU and Religion in American Politics

Thomas L. Krannawitter, Daniel C. Palm - History - 2005 - 247 pages
...Writing in the early 1830s, Alexis de Tocqueville noted that "there is no country in the world where the Christian religion retains a greater influence over the souls of men than in America." Yet, he continued, [t]he [religious] sects that exist in the United States are innumerable. They all...
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The Future of Children: Fall 2005: Marriage and Child Wellbeing

Sara S. McLanahan, Elisabeth Donahue, Ron Haskins - Political Science - 2008 - 175 pages
...related to greater religious participation. Tocqueville observed, "there is no country in the world where the Christian religion retains a greater influence over the souls of men than in America."49 That statement is still true with respect to the developed nations today: religious vitality...
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A Concise History of American Antisemitism

Robert Michael - Religion - 2005 - 233 pages
...get them to conceive of the one without the other" and that "there is no country in the world where the Christian religion retains a greater influence over the souls of men than in America."24 Two Supreme Court cases, Vidal v. Girard's Executors in the 1840s and Holy Trinity Church...
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In Their Own Words

Bob Gingrich - History - 2006 - 260 pages
...history, when people understand the truth. Chapter Two In The Beginning: The early settlements There is no country in the whole world in which the Christian...there can be no greater proof of its utility, and of it's conformity to human nature, than that its influence is most powerfully felt over the most enlightened...
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