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This biography takes a look at the life and significant impact of colonial clergyman and great awakening preacher jonathan edwards. Biography early life jonathan edwards was born on october 5, 1703 and was the son of timothy edwards (1668–1759), a minister at east windsor, connecticut (modern. Resolved, never to do anything, which i should be afraid to do if it were the last hour of my life 6 resolved, never to do anything out of revenge 7.
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