Memorize “The Preamble” Song With StyleMay 09, 2021
We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.Committee of Style – Constitutional Convention, 1787
The Preamble is a 52-word introduction to the U.S. Constitution. It serves at a fitting opening statement to the much longer document. It really explained the WHY for the Constitution. The Preamble explains why the government was going to be transformed into a republic, and each phrase is a setup for major items that would late be covered in the Constitution.
The Preamble was written in Philadelphia at the Constitutional Convention in 1787 by this group the “Committee of Style.” The leader of the “Committee of Style” who was in charge of drafting The Preamble was a gentleman by the name of Gouverneur Morris.
Below is a video intended to help you quickly and easily memorize “The Preamble” song:
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