-Library of Congress (up)Alternative Source Analysis:“When, therefore, the puritans proclaimed that God was the head of the Church, andthat conscience was answerable only to Him, this revival of the truth of the divine sovereignty made God a living God; it made his law real and its violation heinous. Thus the faithful preaching of an obscured Scriptural truth, precisely adapted to the peculiar needs of the times, aroused the conscience and awoke the religious life of the nation.” This quote talks about the impact of the revivals in the seventeenth century in the America. The different point of view that the Puritans brought was enough to make some people change it religion, what made the church start to lose power. About the eighteenth century: “The reaction which followed the Restoration led to a rapid moral deterioration. George II, illustrated the licentiousness of the court and Walpole the corruption of the government, while indecencies, immoralities and barbarities abounded among the people. Religion had lost all spirituality. Isaac Taylor calls the church of this period ‘a fair carcass’; […] Religion seemed to consist in its outward and formal observances. The great spiritual truths of Christianity were neglected. There was a
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