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

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