THE MAYFLOWER COMPACT

Some people describe THE MAYFLOWER COMPACT

as the first American Constitution, but in general

terms it wanst a constitution, because

Its importance lies in the belief that government

is a form of covenant, and that for government to be legitimate,

it must derive from the consent of the governed.

The text also talk about the story of  the Puritans or The Pilgrims (a branch of the Puritans)

and talk about their organization…..

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