First Freedom Center
The First Freedom Center is rising
from the ground at S. 14th and E.
Cary Streets in Richmond, Virginia.
Later this year, its exhibit space
and commemorative monument
will proclaim the ringing principle
of Thomas Jefferson's Virginia
Statute for Religious Freedom,
stating: That no man shall be
compelled to frequent or support
any religious worship, place, or
ministry whatsoever, nor shall be
enforced, restrained, molested,
or burthened in his body or goods,
nor shall otherwise suffer on
account of his religious opinions
or belief; but that all men shall be
free to profess, and by argument
to maintain, their opinions in
matters of religion, and that the
same shall in no wise diminish,
enlarge, or affect their civil
We hope to see you there!