The Puritans were a group of English Reformed Protestants in the 16th and 17th
centuries who sought to "purify" the Church of England from all Roman Catholic ...
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PURITANS. The Puritans were a group of people who grew discontent in the
Church of England and worked towards religious, moral and societal reforms.
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.
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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The role of The Puritans in the history of the United States of America.
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 ...
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,