What Role Did Religion Play In The Colonies

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Religion played an immense part in the colonies, socially, economically and politically. In the colonies there was a lot of event the took place relating to religion and how things where being enforced within that colonies. Religion influence the trades, communication, and social hierarchy, mainly one religion would be in control of a place for instance, The Dutch was in control of the Netherlands and was ruling it under Christianity. Socially religion played a tremendous part because In new Netherland there was lots of people emigrating and tried to fit into what was already assembled. Even through the diverse population in the New Netherlands, The Dutch prided themselves being uniquely tolerant in religion. The governor Petrus Stuyvesant,
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