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was familiar with Dr. Richard Price's economic and political writings at
least from 1778 (JA, Papers
to Price, 8 April 1785, LbC
, Adams Papers
), and AA
quoted from his moral writings
with approval in 1783 (to JA
, above), but they apparently first met him upon moving to England in 1785. They
became good friends of the liberal dissenting preacher, and worshiped regularly at
much to AA
's satisfaction, until their return to America in 1788 (JA, Diary and
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.