Great Awakening - Enlightenment

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The Gr eat Awakeni ng get t i ng a r el i gi ous cl ue
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The Gr eat Awakeni ng Wh a t   h i s t o r i a n s   c a l l   " t h e   f i r s t   Gr e a t   Awa k e n i n g "   c a n   b e s t   b e   d e s c r i b e d   a s   a   r e v i t a l i z a t i o n   o f   r e l i g i o u s   p i e t y   t h a t   s we p t   t h r o u g h   t h e   Ame r i c a n   c o l o n i e s   b e t we e n   t h e   1 7 3 0 s   a n d   t h e   1 7 7 0 s .   Th a t   r e v i v a l   wa s   p a r t   o f   a   mu c h   b r o a d e r   mo v e me n t ,   a n   e v a n g e l i c a l   u p s u r g e   t a k i n g   p l a c e   s i mu l t a n e o u s l y   o n   t h e   o t h e r   s i d e   o f   t h e   At l a n t i c ,   mo s t   n o t a b l y   i n   En g l a n d ,   S c o t l a n d ,   a n d   Ge r ma n y .  
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Ag e   o f   Fa i t h     Gr e a t   Awa k e n i n g                                                       v s .                 Ag e   o f   En l i g h t e n me n t
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The ear l i est si gn appear ed among Pr esbyt er i ans i n Pennsyl vani a and New J er sey. Led by t he Tennent f am i l y— Rever end W i l l i am Tennent and hi s 4 sons Gi l ber t Tennent The Gr eat Awakeni ng
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Presbyterians not only initiated religious revivals in those colonies during the 1730s but also established a seminary to train clergymen whose fervid, heartfelt
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This note was uploaded on 02/04/2012 for the course HISTORY 104 taught by Professor Reed during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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