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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Separation_of_church_and_state_in_the_United_States

The Flushing Remonstrance shows support for separation of church and state as ... right of the people to follow their own conscience ... It is now no more that toleration is spoken of, as if it ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Separation_of_church_and_state

The separation of church and state is a philosophic and jurisprudential concept for defining .... Some of these people voluntarily sailed to the American Colonies ... in particular the separation of Church and State, became more common, promoted by the .... shall be equal before the law and clearly separated from the state.

americanhistory.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199329175.001.0001/acrefore-9780199329175-e-29

While these are kept distinct and apart, the Peace and welfare of Society is preserved ... As a Pennsylvanian, Dickinson was not criticizing his colony's religious ... To this day, most Americans support the principle of church-state separation as .... But most important, there was a clear progression in favor of greater separation.

www.forbes.com/sites/billflax/2011/07/09/the-true-meaning-of-separation-of-church-and-state

Jul 9, 2011 ... ... which retains these values in secular form while expunging their Author from public discourse. ... Moreover, “Separation of Church and State” is nowhere found in the ... the wall of a county courthouse no more mandates religion than judges ... The colonies instituted local self-government indigenously to ...

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h2979.html

The role of Separation of Church and State in the history of the United States of America. ... The early years of the American colonies, the concept of religious freedom did .... to the intent of those who formed it, and the intent in this case was clear. ... of Virginia," because by these, as testimonials that I have lived, I wish most to ...

nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/eighteen/ekeyinfo/sepchust.htm

The Separation of Church and State from the American Revolution to the Early Republic ... sentences to religious dissenters from the colony's Anglican establishment. ... Following Locke, Madison argued that to promote any religion was outside ... in any case, most believed should be left to the states—and hoped to reach ...

www.bc.edu/content/dam/files/centers/boisi/pdf/bc_papers/BCP-ChurchState.pdf

good People of these Colonies, solemnly publish and .... between the church and state—or more precisely, ... constituted a clear and direct attempt to coerce.

www.rationalrevolution.net/articles/history_of_the_separation_of_chu.htm

The topic of Separation of Church and State has obviously become a hot one ... who roused colonists' desire for freedom with his best selling book Common ... Fellow Citizens of the United States of America, I put the following work under your protection. ... "The opinions I have advanced… are the effect of the most clear and ...

bjconline.org/top-5-myths-of-separation-of-church-and-state

The United States of America is one of the most religious and certainly the most ... Myth #1: We don't have separation of church and state in America because those ... in colonial times to ensconce protections for religious liberty in the Constitution. ... Together, these seemingly opposite world-views collaborated brilliantly and ...