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Like the Pilgrims, the English Puritans believe that the Church of England is corrupt.
Unlike the Pilgrims, they do not break with the church, but remain a part of it.
The document formally severing ties with the British government enshrines the American idea that "liberty" and "freedom" are rights given by God.
The idea of America as a land uniquely blessed by divine power will echo throughout American history.
In October, he delivers a petition to the Virginia State Assembly -- signed by 10,000 dissidents -- demanding that Baptists be able to freely worship without fear of prosecution.
In 1675, 47 Pueblo leaders are imprisoned in Santa Fe for sorcery; three are publicly hanged. 10, 1680, 2,000 Pueblos rise up in what becomes known as the Pueblo Revolt.
Hundreds from both sides die in the fighting; more than half of the Catholic priests are murdered. The son of a successful British admiral, William Penn is imprisoned six times for being a Quaker in Anglican England.
You can read more in the Canada Amish guide, just completed.
With Canada our last “state guide” entry–the Amish State Guide resource is now finished (well, that said there could be one more state to add on the horizon…).