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Political and religious tensions began to grow when more religions were introduced such as Quakers, Pietists, Anglicans, and Catholics. In article 4 the United States agreed to pay all bona fide debts. For instance, the Westminster Standards (a classic Reformed confession of faith), both in the original 1647 version and in the 1788 American revision, refer to the deity as “the Supreme Judge,” “the great Creator of all things,” “the first cause,” “righteous judge,” “God the Creator,” and “the supreme Law and King of all the world.” The Standards also regularly reference God’s providence and even proclaim that “[t]he light of nature showeth that there is a God….” Similarly, Isaac Watts, the “father of English Hymnody,” referred to the deity as “nature’s God” in a poem about Psalm 148: 10.

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Publisher: tredition (February 17, 2013)

ISBN: 384951059X

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