The history of the Puritans can be traced back to the first Vestments Controversy
in the reign of Edward VI, the formation of an identifiable Puritan movement in ...
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Old North Church, Cotton Mather was a popular voice in Puritan New England.
Dr. Francis J. Bremer is professor of history at Millersville (Pennsylvania)
University. He is author of The Puritan Experiment: New England Society from
Oct 11, 2010 ... ... in human history: to establish a new, pure Christian commonwealth. ... In 1679,
a Puritan synod met to deliberate the causes of widespread ...
Origins of the Puritan Faith. The Puritan religious faith originated in England
during the early 1600s. The Puritans believed that the Anglican Church, the
Dec 14, 2015 ... Puritanism, a religious reform movement in the late 16th and 17th centuries that
sought to “purify” the Church of .... In The News / History.
Any deviations from the normal way of Puritan life met with strict disapproval and
... For the first time in history, free schooling was offered for all children. Puritans ...
Department of History, University of Delaware ©National ... You might tell them
about the Puritan belief in predestination, which provides the wider context for ...
As with the Pilgrims, the world, history, everything for the Puritan became a text to
be interpreted. One could not expect all of God's actions to be limited by one's ...