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The pulpit of the American Revolution

Thornton, John Wingate

The pulpit of the American Revolution

or, The political sermons of the period of 1776.

by Thornton, John Wingate

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1860 ed.

      StatementWith a historical introd., notes, and illus. by John Wingate Thornton.
      SeriesAmerican classics in history and social science, 109, Research and source works series, 440.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE297 .T51 1970
      The Physical Object
      Pagination537 p.
      Number of Pages537
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4575230M
      LC Control Number77114833

      Source: Foreword to Political Sermons of the American Founding Era: , 2 vols, Foreword by Ellis Sandoz (2nd ed. Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, ). Vol. 1. To the Pulpit, the Puritan Pulpit, we owe the moral force which won our independence.(John Wingate Thornton) This principle, that a whole nation has a right to do whatever it pleases, cannot in any sense whatever be admitted as true.   Spencer W. McBride, Pulpit and Nation: Clergymen and the Politics of Revolutionary America (Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press, ). The relationship between Christianity and the American founding is a topic of obvious . [43] John Wingate Thornton, Pulpit of the American Revolution (Boston: Gould and Lincoln, ), pp. See also Claude H. Van Tyne, The Causes of the War of Independence (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, ), p.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.


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the pulpit and the american revolution Posted on J | 2 Comments [I’m taking a break for a couple of weeks, and since the Fourth of July is rapidly approaching, I am re-posting slightly revised versions of some of my favorite past essays on the American founding.

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McBride is a historian and documentary editor at The Joseph Smith Papers.