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" State ; and no person shall be rendered incompetent to be a witness on account of his opinions on matters of religious belief; but the liberty of conscience, hereby secured, shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices... "
Acts of the General Assembly of the State of South-Carolina, from February ... - Page 139
by South Carolina - 1808
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The Constitutions of the United States: According to the latest amendments ...

United States - Constitutions, State - 1804 - 391 pages
...all mankind. 'Provided that the liberty of conscience, hereby granted^ .'shall not be so construed, as to^ excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or Safety of this State. XXXIX. And whereas the Ministers of the Gospel are, by their profession, dedicated to the...
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The History of South-Carolina: From Its First Settlement in 1670 ..., Volume 2

David Ramsay - Electronic books - 1809 - 602 pages
...to ail mankind, provided that the liberty of conscience thereby declared shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness or justify practices, inconsistent with the peace or safety of this state/' "*-• fi By the constitution of 1778 the title of the executive officer was changed from...
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The Catholic Question in America: Whether a Roman Catholic Clergyman be in ...

William Sampson - Catholics - 1813 - 138 pages
...which is in these words, " that the liberty of conscience hereby granted, shall rt not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, " or justify practices, inconsistent with the peace or safe(( ty of this state/' The liberty of conscience is granted let it be remarked, and by aprotestant...
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An Alphabetical Digest of the Public Statute Law of South-Carolina, Volume 3

Joseph Brevard, South Carolina - Law - 1814
...and enjoyment of religious profession and worship, without discrimination or preference, shall for ever hereafter be allowed within this state to all...Charleston, called Beth Eloihim, or House of God, nath petitioned the legislature to be legally incorporated, with privileges and powers similar to those...
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Reports of the Proceedings and Debates of the Convention of 1821 Assembled ...

New York (State). Constitutional Convention, Nathaniel Hazeltine Carter, William Leete Stone - Constitutional conventions - 1821 - 703 pages
...this state to all mankind ; hut the liherty of conscience herehy secured, shall not he so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this state. SEC. IV. No minister of religion, or priest of any denomination whatever, shall hold any...
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Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America: Or, An Attempt to Collect ...

Hezekiah Niles - United States - 1822 - 495 pages
...however, has wisely declared, that the "liberty of conscience, thereby granted, shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of thU state." In a word, the convention, by whom that constitution was formed, were of opinion, that...
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Laws of the State of New York, Volume 1

New York (State) - Session laws - 1823
...this state, to all mankind; but tlie liberty of conscience hereby secured, shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices- inconsistent with the peace, or safety of this state. . . »SEC. IV. And whereas, the ministers of the gospel are, by their profession, dedicated...
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The Constitution of the State of New York, Together with the Rules and ...

New York (State). Legislature - New York (State) - 1887
...matters of religious belief; but the liberty of conscience hereby secured shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State. SEC. 4. The privilege of the writ of habeas corpus shall not be suspended, unless when,...
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Manual of Parliamentary Practice

Parliamentary practice - 1826 - 211 pages
...this state to all mankind ; but the liberty of conscience hereby secured, shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this state. SEC. 4. And whereas the ministers of the gospel are, by their profession, dedicated to...
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Olive Branch, Volume 1

Universalism - 1828
...of the great Philosophers during berty of conscience thereby declared, shall not be so constructed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices...inconsistent with the peace or safety of the state. On the argument of the cause, it was contended by the counsel who opposed the admrssion of Mr. Jones...
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