Sermons in Support of Liberty

“A Discourse Concerning Unlimited Submission and Non-Resistance to the Higher Powers” - Jonathan Mayhew, 1750

“The Curse of Cowardice” - Samuel Davies, May 8, 1758

“On the Right to Rebel against Governors" - Samuel West, 1776

Massachusetts Election Sermon - Reverend Phillips Payson, 1778 - Delivered to the General Assembly of Mass. Discusses the best form of government for liberty under God.

A Sermon on the Day of the Commencement of the Constitution - Rev. Samuel Cooper, October 25, 1780

 

Additional excerpts from political sermons of the Founding Era...