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

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