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

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