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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 ...

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.

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.

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' ...

www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2013/01/our-first-and-scariest-inaugural-address-courtesy-of-the-puritans/267299

Jan 20, 2013 ... Known colloquially as the "City on a Hill" speech, Winthrop's "A Model of Christian Charity" unfairly gets the rap for the idea of American ...

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.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 up to. ... Another interpretation of Winthrop's saying links to the belief of ... By now, the “ City upon a Hill” excerpt has come to represent irritating Puritan ...

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 ...