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"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  ...

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Massachusetts Bay — "The City Upon a Hill" ... The Arbella was one of eleven ships carrying over a thousand Puritans to Massachusetts that year. It was the ...

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"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' ...

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 ... The "City upon a Hill" section of the sermon called "A Model of Christian Charity" was written in 1630 by the Puritan leader John Winthrop while ...

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Dec 16, 2009 ... The phrase “city on a hill” refers to a community that others will look up to. ... As you say, that goes back to the days of the Puritans. ... Another interpretation of Winthrop's saying links to the belief of American Exceptionalism.

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May 10, 2017 ... “A City Upon a Hill”: The Puritan Social Vision in American Civil Society ... This covenant idea operated on a trans-historical level in their belief ...

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 ...

studylib.net/doc/8239273/city-on-a-hill--puritan-and-american-values

The attempt to create an ideal society (“city on a hill”) was an underlying theme of Puritan society. 3. The idea of America becoming and example to people ...

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 ...