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coming to America – why the Pilgrims?

  It is a sentimental argument, but not a reasonable one, to promote the ‘religious freedom’ cause. They had this already in Leiden, Holland. Evangelism is also a noble cause, but one that cannot be substantiated. Both Morton and Winslow … Continue reading

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Part #2 – One Mention in History

Part #2 – One Mention in History It is amazing that only 115 words support the historical event that has mushroomed into a treasured and monolithic celebration known as ‘American Thanksgiving’. It was Edward Winslow, Governor Bradford’s younger assistant, who … Continue reading

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The truth about Thanksgiving

No one can argue that American Thanksgiving is a complex weave of spiritual, historical and cultural elements resulting in a national identity with profound significance. These insights are based on the book THE FIRST THANKSGIVING  by Robert Tracy McKenzie, Inter … Continue reading

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