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Puritan Legacies

Keith W. F. Stavely

Puritan Legacies

Paradise Lost and the New England Tradition, 1630-1890

by Keith W. F. Stavely

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Published by Cornell University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Protestantism & Protestant Churches,
  • Social Sciences,
  • New England,
  • Intellectual History,
  • Literature And Society,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: World,
  • Westborough,
  • Puritans,
  • United States - General,
  • Marlborough,
  • Massachusetts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7849663M
    ISBN 100801497779
    ISBN 109780801497773
    OCLC/WorldCa24203331

      'Puritan' was originally a term of contempt, and 'Puritanism' has often been stereotyped by critics and admirers alike. As a distinctive and particularly intense variety of early modern Reformed Protestantism, it was a product of acute tensions within the post-Reformation Church of England. But it was never monolithic or purely oppositional, and its impact reverberated far beyond seventeenth. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stavely, Keith W.F., Puritan legacies. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, (OCoLC)

    Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Puritan Legacies: Paradise Lost and the New England Tradition, at Read honest . “Joel Beeke and Randall Pederson have given us a priceless treasure in this introduction to the Puritans and Puritan literature. My prayer is that [this book] will help spark a new wave of interest in the Puritans, a new appreciation for theology, and especially a revival of their passion for careful biblical exposition.” —Dr. John MacArthur.

      Mark Hulsether on Margaret Bendroth’s The Last Puritans Margaret Bendroth, The Last Puritans: Mainline Protestants and the Power of the Past, University of North Carolina Press, , pp., $ For the past few decades, a top contender for the least cool topic in the scholarly universe has been just the topic that Margaret Bendroth chose for her latest book: institutional histories of.   Just 10 years later, the Massachusetts Bay Colony was a Puritan stronghold of 20,, while humble Plymouth was home to just 2, Pilgrims. Plymouth was .


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I’ve read. Puritan Legacies: Paradise Lost and the New England Tradition by Keith Stavely. It is close reading in the best sense of the word A very stimulating book, provoking thoughts about the present as well as the past." --Christopher Hill, in The New York Review of Books.

Puritan leaders this sentiment was a revolutionary form of individualism or what historian Edmund S. Morgan called the seventeenth-century equivalent of nihilism. Hutchinson [s older, evangelical faith clashed with the new orthodoxy of the Puritan elite.

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Book Reviews Puritan Legacies: Paradise Lost and the New England Tradition, by Keith W. Stavely. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, Pp.

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Some notable titles include a collection of Prayers on the Psalms and selections of the. In the 17th century, the word Puritan was a term applied not to just one group but to many. Historians still debate a precise definition of Puritanism. Originally, Puritan was a pejorative term characterizing certain Protestant groups as Fuller, in his Church History, dates the first use of the word to Archbishop Matthew Parker of that time used it and precisian with a.

A cursory look at contemporary American culture suggests our ancestors’ Puritan values have been definitively discarded. Given the quick-money ethos of Wall Street, the hook-up culture of college students and the vast pornography industry, it seems clear that the colonists’ strict moral code — pro-hard-work, anti-promiscuous-sex — is, for better or worse, behind us.Puritan Legacies challenges, for instance, "the conspiracy of silence about the specific 17th-century context" of Milton's epic poem (62).

By the same token, it invites social historians inclined to scorn literary evidence to consider not only.