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

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Created Sep 14, 2010ReportNominate
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