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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/City_upon_a_Hill

"A City upon a Hill" is a phrase from the parable of Salt and Light in Jesus's Sermon on the ... The Puritans' community in New England would set an example of ... And the world watched, waiting to see if this improbable idea called America  ...

www.ushistory.org/us/3c.asp

Massachusetts Bay — "The City Upon a Hill" ... The Arbella was one of eleven ships carrying over a thousand Puritans to Massachusetts that year. ... John Winthrop penned this view of the ideal life, also known as the "Arbella Covenant," as he ...

endtimepilgrim.org/puritans02.htm

2. John Winthrop and the Puritan dream of a shining 'city upon a hill'. 3. 'Manifest ... 4. The Puritan belief in a 'Nation Under God' goes back to ancient Israel.

thehistoricpresent.com/2010/06/28/the-city-upon-a-hill-and-puritan-hubris

Jun 28, 2010 ... Filed under: 17th century America, Puritans | Tags: City on a Hill, John .... a city on a hill, because all of your faults and failings are in plain view.

articles.latimes.com/1989-01-21/local/me-741_1_john-winthrop

Jan 21, 1989 ... The 'City on a Hill' Cliche : Puritans' Winthrop Was No Advocate of ... If a person expressed a differing view, he or she was instructed to leave.

www.encyclopedia.com/history/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/city-hill

"CITY ON A HILL." The term "city on a hill" was initially invoked by English-born Puritan leader John Winthrop. The concept became central to the United States' ...

medium.com/@LunowClara/a-city-upon-a-hill-american-exceptionalism-from-puritanism-to-postmodernism-99241b114f9a

Mar 12, 2015 ... “For we must consider that we shall be as a city upon a hill. ... and circumstances, transferring the idea of an American ideology, the cultural and ...

notevenpast.org/re-reading-john-winthrops-city-upon-hill

Sep 12, 2011 ... Winthrop urged his congregation to create a “city upon the hill,” a model ... a name full of references to Puritan Massachusetts, owe Winthrop, ...

www.worldfuturefund.org/wffmaster/Reading/Religion/John%20Winthrop.htm

The famous quote A Shining City upon a Hill has grim origins in U.S. history. It is from John Winthrop, a Puritan leader who hated democracy. ... As our web site makes very clear, we are totally opposed to ideas such as racism, religious ...

www.enotes.com/homework-help/what-does-saying-city-upon-hill-mean-many-392535

Dec 16, 2009 ... The phrase “city on a hill” refers to a community that others will look ... he believed would become a shining example of Puritan perfection. ... When you say something is a "city on a hill" it means that it is out there in plain view ...