Tom Walker in the Hands of an Angry God

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Can you name the the characteristics of the Puritans, Washington Irving, Jonathan Edwards, and 'Sinners in the Hands ?

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entered what is now Yale University as a 13 year-old and emerged as valedictorian
great theologian
gave Americans the ethics of hard work and self-discipline
set German folk talkes in New York's Hudson Valley
'first American writer to achieve an international reputation'
wrote 'Rip Van Winkle'
powerful, persuasive Puritan preacher
believed in predestination
the vivid descriptions of Hell in this sermon caused listeners to scream in terror
wrote 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'
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religious reformers
spoke in monotone and looked over the heads of his audience at a bell rope
dismissed from his church because he publicly named sinners
a six-hour sermon
delivered 'Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God'
wrote satirical essays under different pen names
leader of the Great Awakening
planned to be a lawyer
wrote 'The Devil and Tom Walker'
European folklore inspired his writing

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Created Sep 14, 2010ReportNominate
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