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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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contented
[.] CONTENTED, pp. or a. Satisfied; quiet; easy in mind; not complaining, opposing or demanding more. The good man is contented with his lot. It is our duty to be contented with the dispensations of providence.

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contentedly
[.] CONTENTEDLY, adv. In a contented manner; quietly; without concern.

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contentedness
[.] CONTENTEDNESS, n. State of resting in mind; quiet; satisfaction of mind with any condition or event.

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discontented
[.] DISCONTENTED, pp. or a. Uneasy in mind; dissatisfied; unquiet; as, discontented citizens make bad subjects.

16408

discontentedly
[.] DISCONTENTEDLY, adv. In a discontented manner or mood.

16409

discontentedness
[.] DISCONTENTEDNESS, n. Uneasiness of mind; inquietude; dissatisfaction.

33900

malcontented
[.] MALCONTENT'ED, a. Discontented with the laws or the administration of government; uneasy; dissatisfied with the government. [.] [.] The famous malcontent earl of Leicester.

33901

malcontentedly
[.] MALCONTENT'EDLY, adv. With discontent.

33902

malcontentedness
[.] MALCONTENT'EDNESS, n. Discontentedness with the government; dissatisfaction; want of attachment to the government, manifested by overt acts.

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uncontented
[.] UNCONTENT'ED, a. Not contented; not satisfied.

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importance

IMPORT'ANCE, n.

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.

Thy own importance know.

Nor bound thy narrow views to things below.

3. Weight or consequence in self-estimation.

He believes himself a man of importance.

4. Thing implied; matter; subject; importunity. [In these senses, obsolete.]

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DEARTH, n. derth.

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