Thomas Jefferson Quote

In matters of religion, I have considered that its free exercise is placed by the Constitution independent of the powers of the general government. I have therefore undertaken on no occasion to prescribe the religious exercises suited to it; but have left them as the Constitution found them, under the direction and discipline of State or Church authorities acknowledged by the several religious societies.


The Writings of Thomas Jefferson (ed. 1854)

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In matters of religion, I have considered that its free exercise is placed by the Constitution independent of the powers of the general government. I ...

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In matters of religion, I have considered that its free exercise is placed by the Constitution independent of the powers of the general government. I ...

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In matters of religion, I have considered that its free exercise is placed by the Constitution independent of the powers of the general government. I ...

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In matters of religion, I have considered that its free exercise is placed by the Constitution independent of the powers of the general government. I ...