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" LAWS of this government, to the great end of all government, viz: to support power in reverence with the people, and to secure the people from the abuse of power; that they may be free by their just obedience, and the magistrates honourable for their... "
The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ... - Page 146
1819
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Pictorial History of America: From the Earliest Times to the Close ..., Volume 1

John Frost - 1853
...contrived and composed the frame and laws of this government, to the great end of government, viz. : ' To support power in reverence with the people, and...confusion ; and obedience, without liberty, is slavery. To carry this evenness, is partly owing to the constitution, and partly to the magistracy ; where either...
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Free Trade and the League: A Biographic History of the Pioneers of Freedom ...

Alexander Somerville - 1853
...skill, contrived and composed the frame and laws of this government, to the great end of government to support power in reverence with the people, and...they may be free by their just obedience, and the magistrate honourable for their just administration ; for liberty without obedience is confusion, and...
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The History of Pennsylvania from Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time

William Henry Carpenter - 1854 - 357 pages
...contrived and composed the frame and laws of this government, to the great end of all government, viz., to support power in reverence with the people, and...confusion, and obedience without liberty is slavery. "To carry this evenness is partly owing to the constitution, and partly to the magistracy ; where either...
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PICTORIAL HISTORY OF AMERICAM FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE CLOSE OF THE ...

JOHN FROST - 1854
...contrived and composed the frame and laws of this government, to the great end of government, viz.: * To support power in reverence with the people, and...confusion; and obedience, without liberty, is slavery. "To carry this evenness, is partly owing to the constitution, and partly to the magistracy; where either...
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The History of the Society of Friends in America, Volume 2

James Bowden - 1854
...good, they will endeavour to warp and spoil it to their turn. It is the great end of all government to support power in reverence with the people, and to secure the people from the abuse of power ; for liberty without obedience is confusion, and obedience without liberty is slavery." His frame...
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the history of the society of friends in america

james bowden - 1854
...good, they will endeavour to warp and spoil it to their turn. It is the great end of all government to support power in reverence with the people, and to secure the people from the abuse of power ; for liberty without obedience is confusion, and obedience without liberty is slavery." His frame...
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Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania: Being a Collection of Memoirs ...

John Fanning Watson - 1855
...skill, contrived and composed the frame and law of this government, viz. to support power in reference with the people, and to secure the people from the...confusion, and obedience without liberty, is slavery. Where the laws rule, and the people are a party, any government is free ; more than this is tyranny,...
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Contributions to American History: 1858

Alexander Johnston, Townsend Ward, James Gallatin, William Penn, William Bradford Reed, Charles John Biddle - 1858 - 422 pages
...conscience to men, to the best of his skill, so to contrive and compose his frame and laws of government, as to support power in reverence with the people, and to secure the people from the abuse of power, holding that government alone to be free, where the laws rule and the people are parties to the laws."...
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History of the United States, from the discovery of the amarican ..., Volume 2

George Bancroft - 1855
...will, and yet have the same liberty of private traffique, as though there were no society at all. "(2) in reverence -with the people, and to secure the people from the abuse of power; for liberty without obedience is confusion, and obedience without liberty is slavery." Taking counsel,...
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History of the Institution of the Sabbath Day: Its Uses and Abuses; with ...

William Logan Fisher - 1859 - 248 pages
...summed up by William Penn, were, that " the object of government is to support power with reverence to the people, and to secure the people from the abuse of power."* I have before alluded to the anti-toleration principles in New England. The London Presbyterian ministers...
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