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Puritanism and liberty

A. S. P. Woodhouse

Puritanism and liberty

being the army debates (1647-9) from the Clarke manuscripts, with supplementary documents

by A. S. P. Woodhouse

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Published by J. M. Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementselected and edited with an introduction by A. S. P. Woodhouse ; foreword by A. D. Lindsay.
The Physical Object
Pagination506p. ;
Number of Pages506
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17412832M

  The Origins of Puritanism - Volume 20 Issue 1 - Leonard J. Trinterud. It has been the peculiar lot of Puritanism that, while most men will agree that its influence—good or evil—upon Anglo-Saxon culture and history has been profound, yet great disagreement exists as to just what Puritanism was, how it began, and what aspects of traditional Anglo-Saxon thought and life are traceable to Cited by:   This summer I’m reading Leo Tolstoy‘s War and Peace for the third time. It’s the greatest novel of history’s most patiently observant novelist, and every reading unearths further greatness. This time, I was struck by this passage exploring puritanism and hypocrisy. Pierre no longer suffered from moments of despair, melancholy, and loathing for life as [ ].   Although Puritans in England called for toleration of their own beliefs, these demands were made on prudential grounds, as opposed to a principled adherence to religious liberty. Given the power of their opponents in the established church, toleration was a reasonable strategy for survival.


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Woodhouse. This book offers a fascinating and extensive revelation of Puritan minds in action. It centres on the famous Putney Debates () on political liberty; and /5. Puritanism and Liberty: Being the Army Debates ( From the Clarke Manuscripts With Supplementary Documents) Hardcover – September 1, Format: Hardcover.

Excerpt from Puritanism and Liberty: Being the Army Debates,From the Clarke Manuscripts With Supplementary Documents The second edition has been occasioned by a continued demand for the book after the first edition was exhausted (by sales, not by war damage).Cited by: Puritanism and Liberty () / compiled by Kenneth Bell Hardcover – January 1, by Kenneth Norman Bell (Author)Author: Kenneth Norman Bell.

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P Woodhouse. The book exposes "Puritanism and liberty" as a cherished myth or "sweet lie", suggesting that the Puritan "emperor has no cloths", in historically Protestant societies, particularly America. It shows that "Puritanism and liberty" turns out to be the exact opposite, Brand: Springer-Verlag New York.

Repeatedly Puritanism brings the question of liberty up for discussion, and this is a major service. While operating within the prescribed bounds of ‘Christian’ liberty, Puritanism, further, does a great deal to foster the notion of individuality, and an individualistic outlook, with results partially, though not wholly, favourable to democracy.

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In "Puritanism and Liberty," a brief review-article, printed in the QUARTERLY (IV, pp. ), I indicated some of the conditions under which the contribution of Puritanism to the theory of liberty and democracy was by: 3. Puritanism and Liberty: Being the Army Debates () from the Clarke Manuscripts avg rating — 9 ratings — published — 9 editions/5.

Both the Pilgrims and Puritans sought a different religious practice than what the Church of England dictated, but they were otherwise distinct Puritanism and liberty book of : Dave Roos. Question: "What is Puritanism and what did the Puritans believe?". Answer: The Puritans were a widespread and diverse group of people who took a stand for religious purity in the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries in Europe.

Their rise was directly related to the increased knowledge that came to the common people in the Age of Enlightenment. The motives are equally authentic: the passionate concern for liberty and the passionate zeal for reform in the interests of righteousness.

Capable of co-operation up to a certain point, they finally remain, somewhere near the heart of Puritanism, in a state of potential and unresolved conflict.

Puritanism, liberty and democracy --Part I. The Putney debates -- General Council of the Army, 28th October -- General Council of the Army, 29th October -- General Council of the Army, 1st November.

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(Selected and Edited with Introduction by) Published by(). The Puritans were English Protestants in the 16th and 17th centuries, who sought to purify the Church of England of Roman Catholic practices, maintaining that the Church of England had not been fully reformed and needed to become more Protestant.

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Puritanism and Liberty, being the Army Debates () from the Clarke Manuscripts with Supplementary Documents, selected and edited with an Introduction A.S.P. Woodhouse, foreword by A.D. Lindsay (University of Chicago Press, ). Lying at the heart of his book, and at the heart of the very idea of Puritanism, is the concept of individual liberty, or personal autonomy, which is why some of the most articulate of the seventeenth-century Puritans turned up as founding fathers of America.

Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Puritanism and liberty. London: G. Bell, (OCoLC) Document Type. The roles, benefits, and restrictions of being a Puritan women after they have set a new community in the New World "A true wife accounts her subjection her honor and freedom anti would not think her condition safe and free but in her subjection to her husband's authority.

Such is the liberty of the church under the authority of Christ, her king and husband; his yoke is so easy and sweet to Author: Tuong Chu.

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Start by marking “A Reforming People: Puritanism and the Transformation of Public Life in New England” as Want to Read: Hall carefully debunks the idea that the Puritans were religious authoritarians who opposed liberty in the new world and /5. Puritanism & Liberty by Woodhouse starting at $ Puritanism & Liberty has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace Same Low Prices, Bigger Selection, More Fun.

Book Review: David D. Hall, The Puritans: A Transatlantic History David H. Hall’s The Puritans: A Transatlantic History is already being hailed as one of the best introductions ever written on the history of Puritanism.

In the “Acknowledgements” section at the end of his book, Hall gives us an idea of his project, and especially its weaknesses. Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bell, Kenneth Norman, Puritanism and liberty ().

London: G. Bell, Get this from a library. Puritanism and liberty (). [Kenneth Norman Bell]. (This is taken from American Literature.) The literature of the first century, exemplified by these few titles, is considerable in bulk, and like colonial literature elsewhere is preserved for historical reasons.

In general, it records the political progress and social conditions of the Puritan state, and the contents of the Puritan. Puritanism and liberty, being the Army debates () from the Clarke manuscripts with supplementary documents selected and edited with an introd.

by A.S.P. Woodhouse by Great Britain Army Council,Dent edition, in English - [2d ed.]Pages: Christian liberty: the Puritans in Britain and America INa number of clergymen returned to England from exile in Europe.

They were members of the Church of England, who had taken refuge there to escape the persecution of Protestants in Queen Mary’s reign. The Puritans were not interested in liberty as we know it, only the right to worship God their own way without persecution from the government or leading denomination of the country they came from.

Rights were given only to those who owned land and were male, but the leaders in a Puritan community were fairly disinclined to share what little.

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The reign of King James I of England () saw the continued rise of the Puritan movement in England, that began during reign of Queen Elizabeth (), and the continued clash with the authorities of the Church of eventually led to the further alienation of Anglicans and Puritans from one another in the 17th century during the reign of King Charles I (), that.

Puritanism in American Literature The Puritans had a large influence in American literature and still influence moral judgment and religious beliefs in the United States to this day. Puritan writing was used to glorify God and to relate God more directly to our world. Puritan literature was commonly a realistic approach to life.

Lesson Plans for grades from First Freedom: the Fight for Religious Liberty.The book, The Westminster Assembly: Reading Its Theology in Historical Context by Robert Letham, is well worth the time to read.

Among other things, it's helped give me a better understanding of the social, political, and religious influences in England that led to Puritanism and .At any rate, these disputes, too great for consideration except by indirection in the limited scope of this book, have kept alive an endless curiosity about the original settlers, about the nature of Puritanism at its heyday in America in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries.