Why The Puritans Who Moved To America During The 1600's

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“ Freedom and prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged” (Ronald Reagan). The Puritans were people who left New England in search of religious freedom. They believed that the Church’s doctrine was incorrect and didn’t follow God’s intentions. This led John Winthrop ( a Puritan leader) to migrate a large quantity of Puritans to America during the 1600’s. Before they moved to America the Puritans were persecuted and weren't able to practice their beliefs in peace. There they believed that they can establish a church where they can practice their beliefs and create a strict focused way of life. The first 13 colonies was built on the basis of religious groups,one being the Puritans.The foundation of religion

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