The Landing at Cape Anne; Or, the Charter of the First Permanent Colony on the Territory of the Massachusetts Company. Now Discovered and First Published from the Original Manuscript [with a Facsimile]. With an Inquiry Into Its Authority and a History of the Colony, 1624-1628, Etc
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Page 9 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
Page 48 - It is a shameful and unblessed thing to take the scum of people and wicked condemned men, to be the people with whom you plant; and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation ; for they will ever live like rogues, and not fall to work, but be lazy, and do mischief, and spend victuals, and be quickly weary, and then certify over to their country to the discredit of the plantation.
Page 53 - By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed ; and he went out, not knowing whither he went.
Page 74 - Popery is a double thing to deal with, and claims a twofold power, ecclesiastical and political, both usurped, and the one supporting the other.
Page 74 - Let men of God in courts and churches watch O'er such as do a toleration hatch ; Lest that ill egg bring forth a cockatrice, To poison all with heresy and vice.
Page 4 - The Treasurer and Company of Adventurers and Planters of the City of London for the first Colony in Virginia.
Page 74 - No bishop, no king, as before I said. ..." And rising from his chair, as he was going to his inner chamber, "If this be all," quoth he, "that they have to say, I shall make them conform themselves, or I will harry them out of the land, or else do worse.
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