The description of Massachusetts Bay colony as a "city upon a hill" is related to the Puritan founders' idea that the colony should be:

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Choices Are:

  1.  located in a healthful site
  2.   located in an easily defensible site
  3.   a refuge for all religious dissenters
  4.   a model for the world as a holy commonwealth
asked Jan 9, 2012 in U.S. History by apush ~Expert~ (552 points)

1 Answer

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They believed that the colony should be a the "ideal model" for the world as a holy commonwealth, choice 4.
answered Jan 9, 2012 by Roar3215 ~Expert~ (1,318 points)