Who was John Winthrop speaking to in this sermon? What do you think is the
purpose of this sermon?
Imagine what his audience might have been thinking and feeling as they listened
to him on the ship. Describe it below.
3. What is the main idea of this speech? What do you think Winthrop means when he
says, “We shall be as a City Upon a Hill?”
1. Who was John Cotton speaking to in this sermon? Why is he speaking about settling