Puritan backgrounds Lecture 1

Puritan backgrounds - 1 a / i SouthernBaptist ii Northern, b PuritanHistory i (1 GodGoldGlory(2

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1) Puritan backgrounds Lecture a) Two tensions in the Calvinist/Puritan view of the world i) Southern Baptist ii) Northern, intellectually focused baptism b) Puritan History i) Founded by British under religious repression (1) God Gold Glory (2) Emergence of Protestantism against roman Catholicism ii) Significant figure Henry VIII (1) Assumes English throne, Catholic nation (2) Married to Catherine of Aragon (a) From Spain (b) England isn’t total catholic, more just England (3) Gets tired of Catherine, Wants to marry Anne Boleyn (a) His desire to divorce Catherine and Marry Anne breaks The catholic church  away from and England, and Creates the Church of England (b) The Church of England was a bit corrupt, and very controlling (i) Protestants that fled were called radicals(separatists), but not most  radical 1. Most radical stayed and took over government
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Puritan backgrounds - 1 a / i SouthernBaptist ii Northern, b PuritanHistory i (1 GodGoldGlory(2

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