Compare And Contrast Anne Bradstreet And Edwards

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The puritans a self righteous lot that came to America from England to find religious freedom . They believed that God punished them for their sins . Anne Bradstreet “house upon a burning house” and Jonathan Edwards “sinners in the hand of an angry god” both have very different prospectives of how God works.

In Anne Bradstreet poem she ask herself if her love of her wordly treasures caused god to set her house ablazed and scarched her husband “ didst fix thy hope mouldering dust”
(Bradstreet ) The tones of these lines are calm and remorseful in opposition of Jonathon Serman. Jonathon edwards sermon “ sinner in the hands of an angry god “. Edwards speaks
A fury as he he

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