What is the difference between Puritans and Pilgrims quizlet?
What are the similarities and differences between Pilgrims and Puritans?
Who came first the Pilgrims or the Puritans?
What is the difference between Puritans and Protestants?
What do Pilgrims and Puritans have in common?
Both settled in New England (Pilgrims in Plymouth and Puritans in Massachusetts), both came to America for religious freedom, both were devoutly religious, both wanted to “purify” the Anglican Church of all Catholic rituals, both believed in pre-destination and religious “elect” leaders.
What religion are Puritans?
What are the Puritans known for?
What were the beliefs of Puritans?
What were the Puritans scared of?
What basic principles did Puritans live by?
- Judgmental God (rewards good/punishes evil)
- Predestination/Election (salvation or damnation was predetermined by God)
- Original Sin (humans are innately sinful, tainted by the sins of Adam & Eve; good can be accomplished only through hard work & self-discipline)
- God’s Grace.
What were Puritans not allowed to do?
How did the Puritans view witchcraft?
What were the advantages of Puritan life?
Did Puritans believe in the supernatural?
Who were the Puritans fighting with?
Did the Puritans do the witch trials?
What started the Salem witch trials?
Why did the Puritans fail?
Did the Puritans and natives get along?
How long did the Puritans last?
Puritanism was a Protestant movement that emerged in 16th-century England with the goal of transforming it into a godly society by reforming or purifying the Church of England of all remaining Roman Catholic teachings and practices.