That something turned out to be the Mayflower Compact, the foundation stone of American democracy. That may sound like an absurdly grand claim for a document barely 200 words long and improvised ...
Aug 01, 2009 · Text of the Mayflower Compact. The original document was lost, but the transcriptions in Mourt's Relation and William Bradford's journal Of Plymouth Plantation are in agreement and accepted as accurate. Bradford's hand written manuscript is kept in a special vault at the State Library of Massachusetts.
First, America’s biblical foundation is evident in America’s original documents. These documents, which were the building blocks for first colonial, then national, government, contain references to a strong belief in biblical principles. One of the earliest was the Mayflower Compact.
Mar 08, 2013 · The Mayflower Compact was the first governing document of Plymouth Colony. It was written by the Separatists, also known as the "Saints", fleeing from religious persecution by King James of Great Britain. They traveled aboard the Mayflower in 1620 along with adventurers, tradesmen, and servants, most of whom were referred to as "Strangers".
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Text of Mayflower Compact: In the name of God, Amen. We whose names are under-written, the loyal subjects of our dread sovereign Lord, King James, by the grace of God, of Great Britain, France, and Ireland King, Defender of the Faith, etc.
Sep 18, 2020 · The Mayflower joint U.S.-UK coin program tells the story by starting with the British monarchy with Jody Clark’s effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse of the U.K. 1/4-ounce, £25 gold coin ...