3--The Covenant PPT

3--The Covenant PPT - 3/31/2009 In 1619, the first General...

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3/31/2009 1 In 1619, the first General Assembly of Virginia (House of Burgesses and the General Court) met
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3/31/2009 2 Puritanical Puritans? Hearty drinkers Ardent lovers Livestock-friendly (yikes!) So, why the bad rap? That’s a matter of philosophy
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3/31/2009 3 Covenant of Grace? or Covenant of Works? Anne Hutchinson challenged the practices of the Puritan covenant directly Winthrop described Hutchinson’s fate as “a special manifestation of divine justice” Germany, 16 th cy
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3/31/2009 4 Witches may not have been real, but fear of them was . . . a natural outlet for more temporal uncertainties Mass Hysteria? Ancient Cults?
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3/31/2009 5 Local Tensions?
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3/31/2009 6 Atlantic currents brought not only witchcraft hysteria, but the Enlightenment to the colonies Science Theory Curiosity and Politics all intertwined to shape the course of colonial development Universe governed by reason = law, government government based on reason Government is a revocable social compact made between ruler and ruled
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3/31/2009 7 Literacy rates were higher in Puritan Massachusetts than in 20 th cy Massachusetts!
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