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Part Two The North Dakota Constitution and Commentary, Preamble

From: The North Dakota State Constitution

James E. Leahy

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 13 June 2021

We, the people of North Dakota, grateful to Almighty God for the blessings of civil and religious liberty, do ordain and establish this constitution.1 The delegates to the Convention considered several different versions of a Preamble. One of those under consideration reads as follows: Almighty God, in his infinite mercy, having prospered us as a territory, and looking to him for a blessing upon our present endeavor to secure and transmit unimpaired to succeeding generations the liberty we now enjoy, and that we may form a more perfect government, establish...
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