Franklin’s Appeal for Prayer at the Constitutional Convention of 1787

  Mr. President, The small progress we have made after 4 or five weeks close attendance & continual reasonings with each other,”our different sentiments on almost every question, several of the last producing as many noes and ays, is methinks a melancholy proof of the imperfection of the Human Understanding. We indeed seem to feel … Continue reading Franklin’s Appeal for Prayer at the Constitutional Convention of 1787