Roger Williams was a Puritan, an English Reformed theologian, and later a
Reformed Baptist .... He was then ordered to be banished. The execution of the
Religious dissident Roger Williams is banished from the Massachusetts Bay
Colony by the General Court of Massachusetts. Williams had spoken out against
On this day in 1635, Puritan minister Roger Williams was found guilty of
spreading "newe & dangerous opinions" and banished from the Massachusetts
Roger Williams, a pious and outspoken clergyman, was banished from
Massachusetts Bay Colony due to his outspokeness, considered a theat to
society at that ...
Oct 9, 2013 ... Roger Williams left England in 1630 because of religious intolerance, but didn't
find quite what he was looking for in Massachusetts.
Oct 9, 2015 ... In 1635, Puritan minister Roger Williams was found guilty of spreading "newe &
dangerous opinions" and banished from the Massachusetts ...
Sep 18, 2015 ... Learn about the life of Roger Williams, a political and religious leader ... him the
wrath of church leaders and he was banished from the colony.
A Puritan that had turned Separatist, Roger Williams wanted no part of the tainted
... The Puritan church and government banished Williams for being an impurity ...
Oct 9, 2014 ... On October 9, 1635, a Puritan minister named Roger Williams, who ... in 1630
with the hope of escaping religious persecution, was banished ...
In 1636 his strong views clashed with those of John Winthrop, the governor of
Massachusetts who banished him from the strictly Puritan colony. Roger Williams