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The dominion of Providence over the passions of men

John Witherspoon

The dominion of Providence over the passions of men

a sermon, preached at Princeton, on the 17th of May, 1776

by John Witherspoon

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Published by Sold by the booksellers in town and country in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Sermons

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Witherspoon.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40080.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination54 p.
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13559547M
    LC Control Number87821579
    OCLC/WorldCa17829132

    Jan 16,  · "There is not a single instance in history in which civil liberty was lost, and religious liberty preserved entire. If therefore we yield up our temporal property, we at the same time deliver the conscience into bondage." --John Witherspoon, The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men. A large video collection of classic hymns, contemporary Praise and Worship songs, and the works (audio books, devotional readings, and sermons) of men greatl.

    Nov 01,  · This is best illustrated in a powerful sermon preached six weeks before the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Titling his sermon “The Dominion of Providence over the Passions of Men,” Witherspoon told his hearers that any attempt to create new forms of civil union was inevitably accompanied by pride and human fallibility. similarly bleak observations. In his sermon, The Dominion of Providence over the Passions of Men, he found evidence of the “Wrath of Man” in the quick transformation of imperial subjects into warring enemies. Six months later, most of his personal library would burn to ashes, set alight by British soldiers and Hessian pacificwomensnetwork.com: Gideon Mailer.

    John Witherspoon, The Works of the Reverend John Witherspoon (Philadelphia: William W. Woodward, ), Vol. III, p. 24, n. 2, from “The Dominion of Providence over the Passions of Men,” delivered at Princeton on May 17, Jul 19,  · A Ballad of the Boston Tea Party / Oliver Wendell Holmes -- Liberty or death / Patrick Henry -- Paul Revere's Ride / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow -- The Dominion of providence over the passions of men / John Witherspoon -- Liberty tree / Thomas Paine -- Valley Forge / Thomas Buchanan Read -- The Articles of Confederation -- The Vow of Washington Pages:


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Title: The dominion of Providence over the passions of men: a sermon preached at Princeton, on the 17th of MayAuthor: John Witherspoon. The dominion of Providence over the passions of men: A sermon preached at Princeton, on the 17th of May, Being the general fast appointed by the Congress through the United Colonies.

To which is added, an address to the natives of Scotland residing in America. By John Witherspoon, D.D. President of the College of New-Jersey. Jul 04,  · Witherspoon’s sermon, based on Psalmwas entitled The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men.

It is widely regarded as one of the principal sermons that prepared the way for the Declaration of Independence, a document that Witherspoon himself—the lone clergymen—would sign.

May 08,  · In honor of the upcoming elections, which may well prove the most consequential sincemy friend Dr. David Hall is publishing a series of articles on historic American election sermons. This is the eleventh. — RDM by Dr. David W. Hall May 8, “The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men” by John.

May 17,  · Witherspoon’s sermon, based on Psalmwas entitled The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men. It is widely regarded as one of the principal sermons which prepared the way for the Declaration of Independence, which Witherspoon himself would sign less than two months later.

Jul 19,  · The Dominion Of Providence Over The Passions Of Men, A Sermon. Repr [John Witherspoon] on pacificwomensnetwork.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesAuthor: John Witherspoon.

The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men: A Sermon, Preached at Princeton, on the 17th of May, Being the General Fast Appointed by the Congress Through the United Colonies. To which is Added, An Address to the Natives of Scotland, Residing in America.

The dominion of providence over the passions of men A sermon, preached at Princeton, May 17,being the general fast appointed by the Congress through the. The dominion of Providence over the passions of men A sermon preached at Princeton, on the 17th of May, Being the general fast appointed by the Congress through the United Colonies.

To which is added, an address to the natives of Scotland residing in America. By John Witherspoon, D.D. President of the College of New-Jersey. Jun 06,  · The dominion of Providence over the passions of men by John Witherspoon,Philadelphia printed: Glasgow re-printed ; sold by the booksellers in town and country edition, Microform in English - The third edition, with elucidating pacificwomensnetwork.com: Get this from a library.

The dominion of Providence over the passions of men. A sermon preached at Princeton, on the 17th of May, Being the general fast appointed by the Congress through the United Colonies.

To which is added, An address to the natives of. The dominion of Providence over the passions of men. A sermon, preached at Princeton, on the 17th of May, Being the general fast appointed by the Congress. For those of my brethren who are longing to hear a pastor give a political sermon from his pulpit, but find none to be heard--only treatises on the heart's piety (though nothing at all of the issues of life which spring from it)--I present this link to a political sermon given by John Witherspoon inentitled, The Dominion of Providence over the Passions of Men.

The reader does not necessarily endorse all of Witherspoon's political sentiments. While supporting his advocacy of public religion, and his firm opposition to public profanity and blasphemy, the reader believes that the United States ought to have explicitly enshrined in its founding documents a national commitment to the Christian religion in honor of Jesus Christ, King of kings.

The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men A Sermon Preached on the 17th of May To which is Added An Address to the Natives of Scotland Residing in America The Third Edition with Elucidating Remarks Book Summary.

The dominion of Providence over the passions of men, a sermon. christians ciples circumstances in Providence civil colonies consider corruption cruelty David destruction discourse divine Providence dominion earnestly earth encrease enemies England exhortations to duty Galileans glory God's moral The dominion of Providence over the.

The manifestation of God's omnipotent providence over the affairs of men. John Witherspoon and even so the most impetuous and disorderly passions of men, that are under no restraint from themselves, are yet perfectly subject to the dominion of Jehovah. They carry his commission, they obey his orders, they are limited and restrained.

Witherspoon, as a Christian, a preacher of the Gospel, and a Protestant theologian, knew something about Providence. His famous pre-election sermon was, again, titled The Dominion of Providence over the Passions of Men.

Certainly, all of the signers knew something of. John Witherspoon’s The Dominion of Providence over the Passions of Men is reprinted from the third volume of The Works of the Reverend John Witherspoon, 2d ed., 4 vols.

(Philadelphia, ). section. The discussion of politic al theology centers around two polit ical sermons, "The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men () and the misnamed "Sermon Delivered at a Public Thanksgiving After Peace (), along with three relig ious proclamations (,) drafted by Witherspoon for the Continental Congress.

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[John Witherspoon; John Hancock].Aug 16,  · The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men (on the eve of the American Revolution) Nordskog Publishing is committed to finding and publishing meaty, tasty, and easily digestible books on Christian theology, American and Church history, and Christ-honoring true stories of men and women of great faith.

American and Church history.Witherspoon, John. The Dominion of Providence over the Passions of Men. A Sermon preached at Princeton, On the 17th of May, Being The General Fast .