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The Worship of the American Puritans, 1629-1730

Horton Davies

This book describes the worship of the American Puritans in their first creative century, defines its theological justification, analyzes its preaching, prayer, praise, sacraments of baptism and the Lord's Supper, its services for marriage and burial, and architecture. It also compares American with English Puritan worship of the same time frame.
Contents: The theology and history of the worship of the American Puritans and its various parts - A comparison and contrast with English Puritan worship of the seventeenth and early eighteenth century.