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The Puritans were a group of English Reformed Protestants in the 16th and 17th centuries who sought to "purify" the Church of England from its "Catholic" ...

Puritanism - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Puritanism, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.



PURITANS. The Puritans were a group of people who grew discontent in the Church of England and worked towards religious, moral and societal reforms.

Puritanism and Predestination, Divining America, TeacherServe ...


A historian discusses the connection between Puritanism and Calvinism, especially as it pertains to the doctrine of predestination.

Puritanism in New England - Washington State University


Jul 4, 2013 ... For a much more extensive description than appears on this brief page, see the works listed in the Selected Bibliography on Puritanism.

God In America: People: The Puritans | PBS


Oct 11, 2010 ... Like the Pilgrims, the Puritans were English Protestants who believed that the reforms of the Church of England did not go far enough. In their ...

Who Were the Puritans? What Were Their Beliefs? - Christianity


First came the Pilgrims in the 1620s. They were followed by thousands of Puritans in the 1630s, and these Puritans left their mark on their new land, becoming ...

Puritanism - Academic Home Page


Feb 3, 2013 ... A number of Puritan beliefs, such as predestination, covenant of grace, justification, sanctification and providence.

Puritan Life [ushistory.org]


New England life seemed to burst with possibilities. The life expectancy of its citizens became longer than that of Old England, and much longer than the ...

1564-1660: The Era of Puritanism - Society of Archbishop Justus


The word "Puritan" appears for the first time. The Puritans are Calvinists, legalists, and name-callers. They are very serious, and oppose most things that are fun ...

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Puritanism | religion | Britannica.com


Dec 14, 2015 ... Puritanism, a religious reform movement in the late 16th and 17th centuries that sought to “purify” the Church of England of remnants of the ...

What Is Puritanism? | Scholastic.com


An article from Grolier Online about the history of English and American Puritanism.

Puritanism - Public Encyclopedia Services Home Page


Several articles on Puritanism. A source of information for deeper understanding of religious subjects.