The Puritan worldview - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – The Puritan worldview PowerPoint presentation | free to view - id: 7d80a5-NjIzY



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

The Puritan worldview

Description:

THE PURITAN WORLDVIEW Who is God? WHAT IS HELL ? WHAT IS SALVATION ? IS GOD TO BE FEARED ? IS HE LOOKING FOR US? EDWARD TAYLOR 1642?-1729 Taylor did not intend that ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:152
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 19
Provided by: jam1151
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: The Puritan worldview


1
The Puritan worldview
  • Who is God?

2
What is Hell ?
3
What is Salvation ?
4
Is god to be feared ?
5
Is he looking for us?
6
Edward taylor1642?-1729
  • Taylor did not intend that his works of poetry be
    published.
  • His poems were collected and published in 1939.
  • Taylor left England for Boston, attended Harvard,
    and became a pastor in MA in 1671.
  • Huswifery is one of his most famous poems.
  • Terms Conceit Extended Metaphorsee page101.

7
Huswifery
  • Huswifery is the care and management of a
    household.
  • In the poem, what is the household being
    managed?
  • Who is managing it?
  • How does the divine world interact with the
    physical world?
  • The Plain Style of writing stresses simplicity
    and clarity of expression.

8
Anne Bradstreet1612-1672
  • Here Follow Some Verses upon the Burning of
  • Our House, July 10, 1666

9
Bradstreets Puritan influences
  • Born into a Puritan family in England
  • Migrated to America when she was 16
  • Both her husband and her father served as
    governors of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
  • Raised 8 children and wrote poetry. She never
    sought publication.
  • Was well received even though she was a woman.
  • Subjects were about daily life through the lens
    of her Puritan beliefs.
  • Her poetry was brought to attention by her
    brouther-in-law.

10
Anne Bradstreet
  • Terms Inversion Internal Dialogue
  • What is the significance of the word pelf ?
  • Where is the turning point in this poem (line
    number) ?
  • What occurs at the turning point?

11
Anne Bradstreet
  • In Christian teaching, with what is fire usually
    associated?
  • How does the metaphorical meaning of fire
    influence Bradstreets decision to love the
    divine rather than the material?

12
In-class assignment
Write a 6-line poem about your house using
inversion.
13
I chose you from the world, to go and bear fruit
that will last, says the Lord
14
Jonathan Edwards1703-1758
  • He wrote the most famous sermon in American
    history.
  • Science, Reason, and the observation of the
    physical world were important in the development
    of his worldview and his Puritan theology.
  • He was closely associated with the Great
    Awakening in colonial America.

15
The Great Awakening began in the 1730s and was
marked by waves of conversion that were intensely
emotional.
16
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
17
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
  • Looks for three specific images
  • The flood
  • The spider
  • The gaping jaws of Hell
  • The Bow

18
Language in the Sermon
  • Personification
  • Repetition
  • Synonyms
About PowerShow.com