Tom Walker in the Hands of an Angry God

Random Literature Quiz

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

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

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

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.