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What role did religion play in the development of Delaware colony?


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2007-11-06 15:16:35
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people had freedom of religion


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Delaware was never its own colony officially. It was part of the Province of Pennsylvania, where the Quaker religion was prominent.

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It was established as a refuge for European Quakers.

The role of religion in the Massachusetts colony had a dual purpose. While religion kept a system of strong beliefs in place, it also served as the foundation for their legal system and law making.

they actually didnt believe u should be prsecuted for religion

Of all the places in colonial America, perhaps the most tolerant one was New York and New York City. With that said, New York attracted more immigrants and they added to the development of New York.

Delaware was one of the Middle Colonies, and therefore was largely Protestant. However, it was much more tolerant of religious diversity than some colonies.

In some cases the colony was established because of discrimination against the religion. The Pilgrims and Quakers are examples of colonies established because of an religion.

The role that religion played in the establishment of the Massachusetts Bay was that the puritans made a settlement along the Massachusetts religion was the basis of the entire settlement.

it played a big role because it affected how government worked

It was The most Important role in the Connecticut colony because So many people believed and there wasn't a religious test for citizen ship.

slavery in Delaware colonies was frowned upon.

Religion in the Middle Colonies was a safe place for most. Quakers were able to practice their religion through out Pennsylvania. However the movement appealed to many Americans, and it grew in strength, most famously in Pennsylvania which was founded in 1681 by William Penn as a community based on the principles of pacifism and religious tolerance. Quakers were not accepted by other religions, epically the Puritans.

They played games such as a board game usally board or a piece of paper,or even draw in the dirt.sample markers of corn,stones,or beans could be used for play.

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id say protestant episcopalian and lutheran and catholic .. i mean think England

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