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" It being one chief project of that old deluder, Satan, to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures, as in former times by keeping them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times by persuading from the use of tongues, that so at... "
Democratic Education Stretched Thin - Page 11
by David J. Blacker - 2007 - 260 pages
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An Address Delivered at the Request of the Citizens of Hartford, on the 9th ...

Joel Hawes - Hartford (Conn.) - 1835 - 80 pages
...is presumed also in the other * The preamble to this law is memorable. " It being one chief object of that old deluder, Satan, to keep men from the knowledge of the scriptures, as in former times keep'ng them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times, by persuading them...
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The New-York Review, Volume 10

1842
...drawn unto it." Again, in the same "body of laws," under the head of " schools," we find as follows : " It being one chief project of that old deluder, Satan,...to keep men from the knowledge of the scriptures, as in former times, keeping them in an unknown tongue, so, in these latter times, by persuading them...
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The North American Review, Volume 54

North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1842
...subject of education, the preamble to one of which we copy for the sake of its quaint phraseology. " It being one chief project of that old deluder, Satan,...to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures, as in former times, keeping them in an unknown tongue, so, in these latter times, by persuading them...
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History of Western Massachusetts: The Counties of Hampden ..., Volume 1

Josiah Gilbert Holland - Berkshire County (Mass.) - 1855
...has been an indictable offense in Massachusetts since 1647. The following is an act of that year : " It being one chief project of that old deluder, Satan,...to keep men from the knowledge of the scriptures, — as in former times by keeping them in an unknown tongue, — so in these latter times, by persuading...
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The History of Connecticut, from the First Settlement of the ..., Volume 2

Gideon Hiram Hollister - Connectictut - 1855
...towns. As early as 1644, the General Court took the matter in hand and enacted the following law: " It being one chief project of that old deluder Satan,...to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures, as in former times keeping them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times by persuading them from...
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The Massachusetts Teacher and Journal of Home and School Education, Volume 9

Education - 1856
...limiting its regards to the common or primary schools. It says thus : " It being one chief project of the old deluder, Satan, to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures, as in former times, by keeping them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times by persuading from...
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The History of Connecticut, from the First Settlement of the ..., Volume 2

Gideon Hiram Hollister - Connectictut - 1857
...towns. As early as 1644, the General Court took the matter in hand and enacted the following law: " It being one chief project of. that old deluder Satan,...to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures, as in former times keeping them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times by persuading them from...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 4

Education - 1857
...their voice and chastisement, but lives in sundry notorious crimes, such a son shall be put to death. It being one chief project of that old deluder Satan,...to keep men from the knowledge of the scriptures, as in former times, keeping them in an unknown tongne, BO in these latter times, by persuading them...
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Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Instruction

American Institute of Instruction - Education - 1857
...languages, and preparation for the university. It reads thus: — "It being one chief project of the old deluder, Satan, to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures, as in former times by keeping them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times by persuading from...
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The American Journal of Education and College Review, Volume 2

Education - 1856
...limiting its regards to the common or primary schools. It says thus : " It being one chief project of the old deluder, Satan, to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures, as in former times, by keeping them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times by persuading from...
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