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Unformatted text preview: rest to further the knowledge and salvation of the sons of Adam in the New World. A New World it was too many. It was a new world were religious freedom was not looked at as treason against the homeland. There was so much to explore, many new gift, and much freedom. Why wouldnt anyone want to live in the colonies! There is much more land and the opportunity to become wealthy. In whole Mourt uses religion to say that the colonies are a new place with much to offer, and where the resources havent dried up. He calls on all men to do there duty to God and receive Gods gift of the colonies and all it has to offer. The people must take care of the colonies as they are servants of God and they must not reject his offerings....
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2009 for the course CHINESE 112 taught by Professor H during the Spring '09 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Spring '09