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" After God had carried us safe to New England and we had builded our houses, provided necessaries for our livelihood, reared convenient places for God's worship, and settled the civil government, one of the next things we longed for and looked after was... "
The North American Review - Page 500
edited by - 1834
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Orations and Speeches on Various Occasions, Volume 1

Edward Everett - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1836 - 637 pages
...and seem to me peculiarly apposite to this occasion : ' After God had carried us safe to NewEngland, and we had builded our houses, provided necessaries...settled the civil government, one of the next things we longed for and looked after, was to advance learning, and perpetuate it to posterity ; dreading...
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A Tribute to the Memory of the Pilgrims, and a Vindication of the ...

Joel Hawes - Congregational churches - 1836 - 176 pages
...— See Bancroft's Ktt. vol. i. 330. * " After God had carried us safe to New England,' say they, ' and we had builded our houses, provided necessaries...settled the civil government; one of the next things we longed for, and looked after, was to advance learning and perpetuate it to posterity, dreading to...
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A Discourse on the Life and Character of the Reverend John Thornton Kirkland ...

Alexander Young - 1838 - 104 pages
...for the churches. Thus one of our earliest writers, whose book was published in 1643, says, " After God had carried us safe to New England, and we had...settled the civil government ; one of the next things we longed for and looked after was to advance learning and perpetuate it to posterity ; dreading to...
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Discourses on the Life and Character of John Thornton Kirkland, and of ...

Alexander Young - 1840
...for the churches. Thus one of our earliest writers, whose book was published in 1643, says, " After God had carried us safe to New England, and we had...settled the civil government ; one of the next things we longed for and looked after was to advance learning and perpetuate it to posterity; dreading to...
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Importance of Practical Education and Useful Knowledge: Being a Selection ...

Edward Everett - Education - 1840 - 419 pages
...innumerable, they will bear quoting, again ; and seem to me peculiarly apposite to this occasion : " After God had carried us safe to New England, and we had...settled the civil government, one of the next things, we longed for and looked after, was, to advance learning, and perpetuate it to posterity ; dreading...
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Permanent Documents of the Society for the Promotion of Collegiate ..., Volume 1

Society for the Promotion of Collegiate and Theological Education - Church and education in the United States - 1844
...to he written in letters of gold. " After God had carried us safe to New England, and we had huilded our houses, provided necessaries for our livelihood,...settled the civil government — one of the next things we longed for and looked after was TO ADVANCE LEARN1NG, AND PERPETUATE IT TO POSTERITY — DREADING...
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Annual Report

Society for the Promotion of Collegiate and Theological Education - 1844
...the head of American Colleges in the order of time, had such an origin'. Its founders say : " After God had carried us safe to New England, and we had...our houses, provided necessaries for our livelihood, selected convenient places for God's worship, and settled the civil government, one of the next things...
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Scenes in My Native Land

Lydia Howard Sigourney - Atlantic States - 1845 - 319 pages
...How truly was it said by our ancestors, in a work written more than two hundred years since : " After God had carried us safe to New England, and we had...settled the civil government, one of the next things we longed for and looked after, was to advance learning, and perpetuate it to posterity." The Washington...
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Scenes in my native land, Volume 1

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1845
...ancestors, in a work written mure than two hundred years since : " After God had carried us safe to N ew England, and we had builded our houses, provided necessaries...settled the civil government, one of the next things we longed for and looked after, was to advance learning, and perpetuate it to posterity." FAREWELL...
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Chronicles of the First Planters of the Colony of ..., Volume 41; Volume 49

Alexander Young - Massachusetts - 1846 - 571 pages
...Which Avas no sooner done, but the 1637. 1 " After God had carried us safe to New-England, and \ve had builded our houses, provided necessaries for our...settled the civil government, one of the next things we longed for and looked after, was to advance learning, and perpetuate it to posterity ; dreading...
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