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

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