Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 1 of Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters:

...es. Mrs. Hemans's familiar line about seeking freedom to worship God was measurably true of the Pilgrims of Plymouth, about whom she was writing. But the far more important Puritan emigration to Massachusetts under Winthrop aimed not so much at freedom as at the establishment of a theocracy according to the Scriptures. These men straightway denied freedom of worship, not only to newcomers who sought to...

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Massachusetts (Massachusetts, United States) 30,598 36 0 0 0 user votes

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