Read Edwards’s writing and write a response paper by using these questions:
1.How does Edwards depict the depravity of man, the sovereignty of God, and the terrors of hell?Do you think he succeeded in frightening his listeners?
2.Compare Edwards’s doctrine of salvation with that of the Puritans. In what ways are they similar? What are their differences?
3.in 1749 the Northampton congregation voted unanimously to dismiss Edwards.What might his dismissal suggest about his theological doctrine in particular and the Great Awakening in general?