The Rise And Down Fall Of Major Beliefs

Puritanism is a branch off of the Church of England. The Puritans
wanted to purify the church so they came to America and developed and new
type of religion that is a little different from the English. Deism is not
a religion and needs a lot of thinking to understand. Thomas Paine
explained how Deism was better than Puritanism in his pamphlets of “Common
Sense”. During the Enlightenment period Thomas Paine wrote 16 pamphlets
and these pamphlets discussed how it was time to change the government,
religion and economics. This time was during the revolution and Thomas
Paine wanted to help and instigate revolutions in any country. Thomas
Jefferson was an important part to the American ...

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person that it was directed to because after that the people that listen to
the revelation have the right not to believe it because it can not be
proven. The Deists also believe that through nature God is revealed.
Puritanism is a religion and believe that god is active. They also believe
in providence. They believe that god guides them through life. They also
believe in predestination. The puritans think that people are chosen
before hand to go to heaven. The Puritans also believe that nature is evil
and that god can be revealed through the bible.
Deists believe that man starts off neither good or bad. They
believe that they can chose their way in life through the decisions they
make in life. They also believe that man can perfect himself through
science. Benjamin Franklin was one of the people that believed in deism.
Benjamin Franklin tried to perfect himself through science. He kept a
record on his daily moral deeds and using the data that he obtained he
tried ...

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