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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Old North Church, Cotton Mather was a popular voice in Puritan New England.
Dr. Francis J. Bremer is professor of history at Millersville (Pennsylvania)
University. He is author of The Puritan Experiment: New England Society from
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.
Dec 14, 2015 ... See Article History ... Puritanism, a religious reform movement in the late 16th
and 17th ... Depiction of an English Puritan family, 16th century.
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 ...
Department of History, University of Delaware ©National ... You might tell them
about the Puritan belief in predestination, which provides the wider context for ...
The role of The Puritans in the history of the United States of America. ... The
name "puritan" came to be used to describe members of the Church of England
What exactly is a Puritan? Elizabethan Puritanism was a watershed time in
religious history. It is what I like to call, “The Golden Age of extra-biblical