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Published on November 25, 2008

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JOHN WINTHROP •Puritan leader •Said everyone y must work together for success

MAYFLOWER VOYAGE DISSENTERS – theyy disagreed with England’s official church ffi i l h h SEPARATISITS – also disagreed, disagreed they were persecuted and mistreated by King James

Escaped to Holland, a country known for its tolerance 88.JPG views/770/13958 Later leave om/discover/prev Holland for America http://w

Since they traveled for y religious freedom, they were called PILGRIMS rd/PilgrimsLanding1.jpg http://www.g

MAYFLOWER COMPACT •Agreement signed by pilgrims pact_Bradford.jpg •Established the sgiving/Mayflower_Comp p practice of self- government and majority rule j it l http://davidsonp

p PLYMOUTH Massachusetts , Near Cape Cod, http://www m/contact.html

Time” Almost half died duringg needs-3-325.jpg first winter – “The Starving

Native Americans saved them as they shared with them hints for living from the land

First Thanksgiving g g

PURITANS People that wanted to p reform or “purify” the Church of E l d Ch h f England

GREAT MIGRATION Puritans founded the city y of Boston

Between 1630 and 1640 more than 20,000 settlers crossed the Atlantic Ocean

CONGREGATIONS A group of p p who g p people belong to the same church

3 Core Puritan Values 1) Hard Work )

3 Core Puritan Values 2) Education )

3 Core Puritan Values 3) Representative ) p Government

ROGER WILLIAMS Wanted f W t d four major changes 1) Colonists had no right to take Natives’ ww.americanvision land http://ww

No one should be forced to attend church No imposing religious beliefs b li f

Separation of church and p state

Roger Williams was g banished for his ideas Left and started Rhode Island I l d p:// http

ANNE HUTCHINSON •Questioned church leaders and also fled •She left for S e et o New Hampshire H hi

FUNDAMENTAL ORDERS OF CONNECTICUT •Conservatives moved t d to Connecticut •Wrote laws Wrote that expanded voting rights ti i ht

QUAKERS Women are viewed as equal in the church

blyOfQuakers.jpg humb/d/d0/400px-Assemb om/main/content/wp/en/th Quakers thought Puritan ministers were obstacles i i t b t l to the direct experience of God

TRAITS OF NEW ENGLAND SETTLERS: •Highly skilled and g y educated •Middle level of society •Most were very religious

MAJOR QUESTION Should each colony have y one, dominant, or “ t bli h d” church th t “established” h h that is funded by taxpayers? y p y

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