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Mather, Increase 1639-1723

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Works: 1,193 works in 5,088 publications in 2 languages and 83,950 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Church history  Sermons  Bibliography  Sources  Bibliographies  Manuscripts  Controversial literature  Funeral sermons 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Former owner, Other, Composer, Correspondent, Honoree
Classifications: F67, 974.4020924
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An essay for the recording of illustrious providences by Increase Mather( )

56 editions published between 1684 and 1984 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Confession of faith owned and consented unto by the elders and messengers of the churches assembled at Boston in New-England, May 12, 1680, being the second session of that synod by Congregational Churches in Massachusetts( )

57 editions published between 1680 and 1977 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text adapted from the Savoy declaration of faith and order of 1658
Remarkable providences illustrative of the earlier days of American colonisation by Increase Mather( Book )

45 editions published between 1856 and 2003 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arrow against profane and promiscuous dancing : drawn out of the quiver of scriptures by Increase Mather( )

26 editions published between 1684 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents arguments from the Massachusetts Puritan preacher against gynecandrical dancing, or promiscuous dancing of men and women. How the Scripture condemns gynecandrical dancing as sinful; Scriptures which seems to condemn promiscuous dancing; Inventors of petulant dancings; Those who have patronized promiscuous dances; How the design of dancing is only to teach children good behaviour and decent carriage; More
An essay for the recording of illustrious providences by Increase Mather( )

2 editions published between 1687 and 2009 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative of the miseries of New England : by reason of an arbitrary government erected there under Sir Edmond Andros by Increase Mather( Book )

25 editions published between 1688 and 1973 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burnings bewailed : in a sermon, occasioned by the lamentable fire which was in Boston, October 2d. 1711. In which the sins which provoke the Lord to kindle fires, are enquired into. by Increase Mather( )

31 editions published between 1711 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doctrine of divine providence opened and applyed : also sundry sermons on several other subjects by Increase Mather( )

30 editions published between 1684 and 1985 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several reasons proving that inoculating or transplanting the small pox, is a lawful practice, and that it has been blessed by God for the saving of many a life by Increase Mather( )

39 editions published between 1721 and 1980 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning unto God the great concernment of a covenant people, or, A sermon preached to the second church in Boston in New-England, March 17, 1679/80 : when that church did solemnly and explicitly renew their covenant with God, and one with another by Increase Mather( )

27 editions published between 1680 and 1980 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Running title: The great concernment of a covenant people. "The covenant which was unanimously consented unto ... "--[2] p. at end. Evans 293. Wing (2nd ed.) M1245. Holmes, T.J. Increase Mather, 112. Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 293). (notis) APX3035. (dlps) N00231.0001.001. (Evans) 293. (wing) M1245. (eai) 293. (035) aas99019799. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/N00231.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Evans Early American Imprint Collection Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading Evans-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at evanstcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Covenants (Church polity). Second Church (Boston, Mass.)
Wo [sic] to drunkards : two sermons testifying against the sin of drunkenness, wherein the wofulness of that evil, and the misery of all that are addicted to it, is discovered from the Word of God by Increase Mather( )

27 editions published between 1673 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and death of that Reverend Man of God, Mr. Richard Mather, teacher of the church in Dorchester in New-England by Increase Mather( )

31 editions published between 1670 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse concerning the maintenance due to those that preach the gospel : in which, that question whether tithes are by the divine law the ministers due, is considered, and the negative proved by Increase Mather( )

19 editions published between 1706 and 1979 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ichabod. Or, A discourse, shewing what cause there is to fear that the glory of the Lord, is departing from New-England : Delivered in two sermons by Increase Mather( )

15 editions published between 1702 and 1729 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ezekiel 9:3 (p.1-91)
 
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An essay for the recording of illustrious providences
Alternative Names
Crescentius Matherus

Increase Mather Amerikaans schrijver (1639-1723)

Increase Mather amerikansk författare

Increase Mather amerikansk skribent

Increase Mather pastore protestante e scrittore statunitense

Increase Mather Puritanischer Pfarrer

Mather, Crescentius 1639-1723

Mather, I. 1639-1723

Mather, I. (Increase), 1639-1723

Mathero Crescentio

Matherus, Crescentius 1639-1723

Мэзер Инкриз

إنكريس ميذر قس بيوريتاني، وأكاديمي، وناشط

インクリース・マサー

因克瑞斯·馬瑟

Languages
English (805)

Latin (4)

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An essay for the recording of illustrious providencesRemarkable providences illustrative of the earlier days of American colonisationThe doctrine of divine providence opened and applyed : also sundry sermons on several other subjectsKometographia, or, A discourse concerning comets : wherein the nature of blazing stars is enquired into : with an historical account of all comets which have appeared from the beginning of the world unto this present year, MDCLXXXIII : expressing ... where they were seen, their motion, forms, duration, and the remarkable events which followed ... : as also two sermons occasioned by the late blazing starsThe devil's mousetrap : redemption and colonial American literatureThe last American Puritan : the life of Increase Mather, 1639-1723The Andros tracts : being a collection of pamphlets and official papers issued during the period between the overthrow of the Andros government and the establishment of the second charter of Massachusetts ; with notes