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

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Created Sep 14, 2010ReportNominate
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