The history of the Puritans can be traced back to the first Vestments Controversy
in the reign of Edward VI, the formation of an identifiable Puritan movement in ...
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The Puritan stockholders took advantage of this silence and agreed to move the
... settled in New England laid a foundation for a nation unique in world history.
Origins of the Puritan Faith. The Puritan religious faith originated in England
during the early 1600s. The Puritans believed that the Anglican Church, the
Chronology of Early Puritan History and Culture. 1517. Luther posts his theses at
Wittenberg, the first strike in the Protestant Reformation. 1533. Separation of ...
Dr. Francis J. Bremer is professor of history at Millersville (Pennsylvania)
University. He is author of The Puritan Experiment: New England Society from
Any deviations from the normal way of Puritan life met with strict disapproval and
... For the first time in history, free schooling was offered for all children. Puritans ...
Dec 14, 2015 ... Puritanism, a religious reform movement in the late 16th and 17th centuries that
.... A New Home for African American History and Culture.
Oct 11, 2010 ... ... in human history: to establish a new, pure Christian commonwealth. ... In 1679,
a Puritan synod met to deliberate the causes of widespread ...
As with the Pilgrims, the world, history, everything for the Puritan became a text to
be interpreted. One could not expect all of God's actions to be limited by one's ...