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In my view, the Christian religion is the most important and one of the first things in which all children, under a free government ought to be instructed... No truth is more evident to my mind than that the Christian religion must be the basis of any government intended to secure the rights and privileges of a free people.
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[.] BY-CONCERN'MENT, n. An affair distinct from the main business.


[.] CONCERN, v.t. [L., to separate, sift, divide; to see. If this is the true origin, as I suppose, the primary sense is, to reach or extend to, or to look to, as we use regard.] [.] 1. To relate or belong to. [.] [.] Preaching the kingdom of God and teaching those ...


[.] CONCERNED, pp. or a. [.] 1. Interested; engaged; having a connection with that which may affect the interest, welfare or happiness. [.] [.] All men are concerned in the propagation of truth. [.] [.] We are concerned in the virtuous education of our children. [.] 2. ...


[.] CONCERNEDLY, adv. With affection or interest.


[.] CONCERNING, ppr. Pertaining to; regarding; having relation to. [.] [.] The Lord hath spoken good concerning Israel. Numbers 10. [.] [.] I have accepted thee concerning this thing. Genesis 19. [.] This word has been considered a preposition, but most improperly; ...


[.] CONCERNMENT, n. [.] 1. The thing in which one is concerned or interested; concern; affair; business; interest. [.] [.] To mix with thy concernments I desist. [.] [.] Propositions which extend only to the present life, are small, compared with those that have ...


[.] UNCONCERN', n. Want of concern; absence of anxiety; freedom from solicitude.


[.] UNCONCERN'ED, a. [.] 1. Not concerned; not anxious; feeling no solicitude. He is unconcerned at what has happened. He is unconcerned about or for the future. [.] Happy mortals, unconcerned for more. [.] [It has at sometimes before a past event, but about ...


[.] UNCONCERN'EDLY, adv. Without interest or affection; without anxiety. [.] And unconcern'dly cast his eyes around.


[.] UNCONCERN'EDNESS, n. Freedom from concern or anxiety.


[.] UNCONCERN'ING, a. Not interesting; not affecting; not belonging to one. [Not used.]


[.] UNCONCERN'MENT, n. The state of having no share. [Not used.]

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1. Weight; consequence; a bearing on some interest; that quality of any thing by which it may affect a measure, interest or result. The education of youth is of great importance to a free government. A religious education is of infinite importance to every human being.

2. Weight or consequence in the scale of being.

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1. Covered with tents; as a tented field.

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