Cotton mather writings
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Cotton mather (măŧħ´ər), 1663–1728, american puritan clergyman and writer, b boston, grad harvard (ba, 1678 ma, 1681) son of increase mather and. His father, increase mather, rose during the first half of cotton’s life to become pastor of old north church and president of harvard writings of cotton mather. The wonders of the invisible world observations as well historical as theological, upon the nature mather, cotton and smolinski, reiner , editor.
Cotton mather vindicated: a new look thus puritan giants of the faith such as increase and cotton mather are all in all cotton mather wrote some 450 books to. Collection description this collection consists of the papers of congregational clergyman cotton mather, including miscellaneous religious writings, correspondence. John cotton (4 december 1585 this resulted in a statement called the cambridge platform which drew heavily from the writings of cotton and mather. Cotton mather, an important puritan minister, wrote the first american true crime book and an influential book about the religious history of the.