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Godly Republicanism

Puritans, Pilgrims, and a City on a Hill

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$58.50 • £46.95 • €52.50

ISBN 9780674063853

Publication Date: 04/16/2012


350 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Introduction: An Old Man’s Tears for Godly Republicanism
  • 1. The Rise and Bleeding Fall of Elizabethan Godly Republicanism
  • 2. The Separatist Beginnings of Elizabethan Congregationalism and Presbyterianism
  • 3. James I and a New Crisis of Antichristian Power
  • 4. The Triumphs and Trials of the Lord’s Free People
  • 5. Christian Liberty at Plymouth Plantation
  • 6. Separatism at Salem?
  • 7. The Appeal of Massachusetts Congregationalism
  • 8. Designing a Godly Republic
  • 9. A City on a Hill
  • 10. Godly Republicanism’s Apocalypse
  • Note on Usage
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2012
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