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Faith of the Founders

I can’t make contribute any informed comment to the discussion about the faith of the Founders, not knowing the territory, so I’ll ask a question instead, addressing it to colleagues who actually have read this stuff up.

A friend of mine–not known to this blog–is a Christian (Episcopalian) of a conscientious sort, though not zealous or obtrusive about it.  How did he define his own Christianity? I asked him once.  He: “I believe every word of the Nicene Creed.”

Question:  Did any of the Founders rise to that standard?  If so, which ones?


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