Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God (Google eBook)

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Fig, 1998 - Religion
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Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God is one of Jonathan Edwards' most famous work that gives a view into the Great Awakening theology in 1730-1755.

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Convicting. Brings the sovereignty of God home.

User Review  - Stephen -

I read this aloud while me and my wife had a long drive to make (took 1+ hours to read aloud). You often have to stop and ponder what Edwards is saying in regards to certain attributes of God. His ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alex4J - Goodreads

Some may believe the cruelty of God depicted in Edwards book as outrageous, I say, Edwards has cleverly depicted the word of God regarding heaven, hell and the very decision we must all make. Read full review

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Jonathan Edwards "is widely acknowledged to be America's most important and original philosophical theologian," and one of America's greatest intellectuals. Edwards's theological work is broad in scope, but he was rooted in Reformed theology, the metaphysics of theological determinism, and the Puritan heritage. Recent studies have emphasized how thoroughly Edwards grounded his life's work on conceptions of beauty, harmony, and ethical fittingness, and how central The Enlightenment was to his mindset. Edwards played a critical role in shaping the First Great Awakening, and oversaw some of the first revivals in 1733Ė35 at his church in Northampton, Massachusetts.

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