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Massachusetts Colony - American History - About.com
The Puritans wanted to create a colony where they would be free to practice their religion. In 1629, King Charles I began to take action against the Puritans.
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The Great Awakening (U.S. Religious Revival) - Overview
He also bucked the puritan tradition and called for unity amongst all Christians as opposed to intolerance. His most famous sermon was "Sinners in the Hands of ...
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The Thirteen Colonies - Key Facts and Years Founded
Year Founded: 1620 - Plymouth Colony / 1630 - Massachusetts Bay Colony; Founded by: Puritans; Royal Colony: 1691 · New Hampshire. Year Founded: 1623 ...
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Puritanism - Agnosticism / Atheism - About.com
Definition: The Puritans acquired the label because their primary goals was to " purify" the English church by removing all traces of Roman Catholicism in ...
http://atheism.about.com/library/glossary/western/bldef_puritanism.htm
The Hypocrisy of Puritanism - Women's History - About.com
The Hypocrisy of Puritanism, from Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman. Essays on politics, psychology, drama, women's rights, and more.
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/etext/bl_eg_an7_hypocrisy_puritanism.htm
Puritanism - Puritan Literature - Classic Literature - About.com
The Puritans were radical Protestants, a group that developed after the Reformation.
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Biography: Hutchinson, Anne - Agnosticism / Atheism - About.com
She challenged many of the prevailing ideas of the Puritan leaders of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and, because of that, would become a symbol both for ...
http://atheism.about.com/library/glossary/western/bldef_hutchinsonanne.htm
Quakers: Quakers/Puritans, religious toleration, professional clergy
Sep 18, 2006 ... The Puritans were Calvinist in their theology and believed in a harsh, judgemental God. They embraced predestination and rejected free will.
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temperance - Agnosticism / Atheism - About.com
It is commonly believed that the American drive for temperance can be traced back to the Puritans, but that it is not entirely true. It may be that the desire to create ...
http://atheism.about.com/library/glossary/general/bldef_temperance.htm
Salem Witch Trials: Increase Mather
His son, Cotton Mather was born into the third generation of Puritan Mather ministers, and after following in father's footsteps by studying at Harvard, Cotton ...
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