Gilbert Tennent sermons 5, "De timore Dei et Fiducia" (On the fear of God and reliance), 1743 or 1744

Metadata

Title

Gilbert Tennent sermons 5, "De timore Dei et Fiducia" (On the fear of God and reliance), 1743 or 1744

Date

1743/1759

Digital Identifier

PHS.TennentSermons005

Description

Gilbert Tennent (1703-1764) was an Irish-American Presbyterian clergyman, and one of the leaders of the Great Awakening.

The title of this sermon translates to "On the fear of God and reliance." Tennet wrote a later revision (discernible by darker ink) during the French and Indian War, around the time of the siege of Fort William Henry, and references calamity and dangers to the nation.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Holding Institution

Presbyterian Historical Society

Extent

16 pages

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng

Type

Text

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IIIF Manifest

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Rights Holder

Presbyterian Historical Society