Lauren Gray Film Review Essay 9 April 2008 Power, Deceit, and Preaching Marjoe is a film about a preacher, Marjoe, who at age three, could recite scripture and preach all from memory. When he became four years old, he became America's youngest ordain
The Great Awakening Book Quiz
1. What was the Great Awakening?
a. The Great Awakening occurred in the northern colonies from 1740 to 1743 and
by the 1760s, it was occurring in the south. The Great Awakening was a time of
major religious and c
Social tensions 1830-1860
Who was Tocqueville?
A young aristocrat from a Catholic family. He came to America once in 1831
and wrote Democracy in America in two volumes.
Did Tocqueville believe that Catholics would make good d
Exam 1 review
Reformation A movement to change how the Catholic Church operated. Stop corruption,
have a Bible all can read, rid of indulgence and relics.
Martin Luther- He starts the reformation after seeing how corrupt the church is he starts the
Religious life in the british colonies 1620- 1700
John Winthrop 1630
A Godly settlement. Why?
We owe it to him. If He brings peace to the place we desire then we owe Him.
We must follow this covenant and everything in it and if we dont, if we
Awakening and Revolution
Jonathon Edwards 1738
What was the Great Awakening?
A series of religious revivals in the 1730s and 40s. many American colonists
experience dramatic emotional conversion to evangelical Christianity.
What role did Edwar
Religion in the early republic 1790 1850
Lucy wright p.127
Why was Lucy not ready to die?
o She wasnt ready to die yet because she had not yet repented for her sins; if she
died then she thought she would go to hell. And she couldnt be saved.
Charles Finneyburned over districtsRevivalismCircuit RidersSister SharonJim LeffertsLu Lu BainesZenithElmer GantryBill MorganAbolitionistsThe Lost CauseBastion against all ismsNecessary evil to a positive goodWilliam Lloyd GarrisonThe LiberatorFrederick D
The film the Apostle starts off with a young white boy who grows up in an all African
American church in Texas. The young boy, Sonny, starts preaching at the age of twelve and when
he is all grown up he marries a white woman named Jessie and t
Joseph Smith was born on December 23, 1805 in the town of Sharon Windsor Co.,
Vermont. When he was ten years old his family moved to Palmyra, New York, where he stayed
for four years then moved to the town of Manchester, New York. At the age of
A monk and a scholar named Martin Luther, saw problems within the Catholic
Church and knew he had to change it. The pope of the Catholic Church instructed John
Tetzel, a monk, to travel throughout Germany selling indulgences for the Church. The
Charles Alexander Eastman
Charles Alexander Eastman was born on February 19, 1858 in a buffalo hide tipi near Redwood
Falls, Minnesota. His birth name was Hakadah, this meant pitiful last. He was the last child of three
brothers and one sister. Shortly af
Indian religion- solitary, free from all self-seeking, and silent.
Silent speech is of necessity feeble and imperfect, ancestors ascended to god
in wordless adoration.
Solitary they believed that He was nearer to us in solitude and no priest