Thomas Jefferson Memorial Panel 2

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Here is the second panel at the Jefferson Memorial Panel 2. Apparently this version was abbreviated from this:
Well aware that the opinions and belief of men depend not on their own will, but follow involuntarily the evidence proposed to their minds; that Almighty God hath created the mind free, and manifested his supreme will that free it shall remain by making it altogether insusceptible of restraint; that all attempts to influence it by temporal punishments, or burthens, or by civil incapacitations, tend only to beget habits of hypocrisy and meanness, and are a departure from the plan of the holy author of our religion…

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Panel 2