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

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Created Sep 14, 2010ReportNominate
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