Tagged: reformation

Governor William Bradford’s Thanksgiving Proclamation 0

Governor William Bradford’s Thanksgiving Proclamation

Inasmuch as the great Father has given us this year an abundant harvest of Indian corn, wheat, peas, beans, squashes, and garden vegetables, and has made the forests to abound with game and the...

Martin Luther’s 95 Theses 0

Martin Luther’s 95 Theses

Associated locations: Castle Church of Wittenberg, Germany Disputation of Doctor Martin Luther on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences by Dr. Martin Luther (1517) Out of love for the truth and the desire to...

Mayflower Compact 0

Mayflower Compact

The Mayflower Compact was the first governing document of Plymouth Colony. It was written by the Separatists, also known as the “Saints”, fleeing religious persecution from James VI and I. They traveled aboard the...

First Thanksgiving Proclamation (1676) 0

First Thanksgiving Proclamation (1676)

June 20, 1676 Charlestown, Massachusetts The Holy God having by a long and Continual Series of his Afflictive dispensations in and by the present Warr with the Heathen Natives of this land, written and...

A Model of Christian Charity 0

A Model of Christian Charity

Sermon delivered by John Winthrop aboard the Arabella Related events: 8 April 1630 – Arabella leaves Isle of Wight