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Mather, Increase 1639-1723

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Works: 1,479 works in 5,398 publications in 2 languages and 90,377 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Church history  Sermons  Funeral sermons  Manuscripts  Creeds  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Former owner, Composer, Other, Correspondent, wat, Honoree
Classifications: F67, 974.4020924
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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 973 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 )

36 editions published between 1856 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heavens alarm to the world, or, A sermon wherein is shewed that fearful sights and signs in heaven are the presages of great calamities at hand by Increase Mather( )

20 editions published between 1681 and 1984 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief discourse concerning the unlawfulness of the common prayer worship : and of laying the hand on and kissing the booke in swearing by Increase Mather( )

23 editions published between 1686 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 640 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( )

25 editions published between 1688 and 1973 in English and held by 547 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 held by 523 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 held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arrow against profane and promiscuous dancing by Increase Mather( )

3 editions published between 1684 and 2009 in English and held by 481 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
The mystery of Christ opened and applyed in several sermons : concerning the person, office, and glory of Jesus Christ by Increase Mather( )

28 editions published between 1686 and 1975 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Answer of several ministers in and near Boston to that case of conscience, whether it is lawful for a man to marry his wives own sister? by Increase Mather( )

31 editions published between 1695 and 1968 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay for the recording of illustrious providences : wherein an account is given of many remarkable and very memorable events, which have happened in this last age ; especially in New-England. by Increase Mather( )

21 editions published between 1684 and 2009 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A guide to Christ, Or, the way of directing souls that are under the work of conversion Compiled for the help of young ministers: and may be serviceable to private Christians, who are enquiring the way to Zion
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Remarkable providences illustrative of the earlier days of American colonisationAngelographia or, A discourse concerning the nature and power of the holy angels, and the great benefit which the true fearers of God receive by their ministry: delivered in several sermons: To which is added, a sermon concerning the sin and misery of the fallen angels: also A disquisition concerning angelical-apparitionsThe last American Puritan : the life of Increase Mather, 1639-1723The devil's mousetrap : redemption and colonial American literatureIncrease Mather : clergyman and scholar
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

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 (713)

Latin (6)