Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Delaplaine

say nothing of my religion. it is known to my god and myself alone. it’s evidence before the world is to be sought in my life. if that has been honest and dutiful to society the religion which has regulated it cannot be a bad one.

RC (LNT: George H. and Katherine M. Davis Collection). PoC (DLC).
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Joseph Delaplaine
Date Range
Date
December 25, 1816
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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