Early Childhood Education

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Religious Diversity The Struggle for Religious Freedom in America February 26, 2008
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Religious Diversity "Father Abraham had many sons, and many sons had Father Abraham. I am one of them, and so are you . . . " Abraham is the Father of the Jewish Religion, Muslim Religion, and Christian Religion. . . . but somehow, we can't seem to love one another . . .
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History of Religion in America Europeans: Religion in North America Early Puritans and Pilgrims came to American to seek religious freedom The Puritans and Pilgrims disagreed with anyone who had alternative religious beliefs – in fact, they viewed them as dangerous
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Early Signs of Religious Diversity 1700's "The Great Awakening" The impact of The Great Awakening in America: It denied the significance of difference between Protestant Sects – Sectarian Faith It went from Christianity to denominations It only viewed Protestant religions and did not include Catholics Thomas Jefferson drafted the First Amendment which explicitly guaranteed religious freedom
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