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" And shall subscribe a profession of their Christian belief in these words — I, AB, profess faith in God the Father, and in Jesus Christ, his Eternal Son, the true God, and in the Holy Spirit, one God, blessed for evermore ; and do acknowledge the Holy... "
An Introduction to the Defence of Abner Kneeland, Charged with Blasphemy ... - Page 57
by Abner Kneeland - 1834 - 43 pages
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Church and State in the Modern Age: A Documentary History

J. F. Maclear - Church and state - 1995 - 534 pages
...within this realm." And shall subscribe a Profession of their Christian Belief in these Words: "I, AB, profess Faith in God the Father, and in Jesus Christ...true God, and in the Holy Spirit, one God blessed for evermore; and do acknowledge the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by Divine...
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Lord Burlington: Art, Architecture and Life

Toby Barnard, Jane Clark - Architecture - 1995 - 364 pages
...non-Trinitarian Dissenters from the Toleration Act of 1689 by making all persons taking office swear faith 'in God the Father; and in Jesus Christ, His...true God; and in the Holy Spirit, one God blessed for evermore'. This amendment was defeated by thirty-nine votes in an unusually full House. He voted...
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America's God and Country: Encyclopedia of Quotations

William J. Federer, William Joseph Federer - Literary Collections - 1994 - 868 pages
...Father, and in Jesus Christ His only Son, and in the Holy Ghost, one God, blessed for evermore; and I do acknowledge the holy scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by divine inspiration."30 Menry 'Ward 'Bttchtr (1813-1887), a famous American editor, abolitionist and clergyman,...
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The Jew in the American World: A Source Book

Jacob Rader Marcus - History - 1996 - 668 pages
...takes his seat, shall make and subscribe a declaration which ends in these words, "I do acknowledge the Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by divine inspiration," to which is added an assurance that "no further or other religious test shall ever hereafter be required...
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On Faith and Free Government

Daniel C. Palm - Political Science - 1997 - 230 pages
...governor of the universe, the rewarder of the good and punisher of the wicked, and I do acknowledge the scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by Divine Inspiration." However, these tests were soon abandoned. By 1798, only seven of the then fifteen states still required...
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American Jewish History: The Colonial and Early National Periods ..., Volume 1

jeffrey s gurock - History - 1998 - 516 pages
...Father and in Jesus Christ His only Son, and in the Holy Ghost, one God, blessed for evermore; and I do acknowledge the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by divine inspiration." And all officers shall also take an oath of office.73 Pennsylvania adopted a constitution a week later...
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"Asylum for Mankind": America, 1607-1800

Marilyn C. Baseler - Immigrants - 1998 - 380 pages
...representatives, upon assuming office, to take an oath swearing, or affirming, that they "acknowledge[d] the scriptures of the old and new testament to be given by divine inspiration, and own and profess the protestant religion" (chap. II. sec. 1 1 and chap. II. sec. 12. respectively,...
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Tory and Whig: The Parliamentary Papers of Edward Harley, 3rd Earl of Oxford ...

Edward Harley Earl of Oxford, William Hay - History - 1998 - 490 pages
...Conformity and Schism Acts) on 22 Dec. and rejected on the 23rd. LJ , XXI, 35, where it is printed. Eternall Son the true God, And in the Holy Spirit One God Blessed for Evermore, And do acknowledge the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by Divine...
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Conscience, Expression, and Privacy

Kermit L. Hall - Law - 2000 - 442 pages
...of the universe, the rewarder of the good and the punisher of the wicked. And I do acknowledge the Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by Divine inspiration.* It was left to Delaware, however, to draft the most concise and most obviously Trinitarian criteria...
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The Scarlet Thread of Scandal: Morality and the American Presidency

Charles W. Dunn - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 232 pages
...Father, and in Jesus Christ His only Son, and in the Holy Ghost, one God, blessed for evermore; and I do acknowledge the holy scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be given by divine inspiration." Congress authorized the purchase of twenty thousand Bibles (1777) because the domestic supply was short...
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