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Mather, Increase 1639-1723

Overview
Works: 1,489 works in 5,286 publications in 2 languages and 87,870 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Church history  Sermons  Funeral sermons  Manuscripts  Controversial literature  Creeds  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Former owner, wat, Correspondent, Composer, Other, 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( )

56 editions published between 1680 and 1977 in English and held by 956 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 )

38 editions published between 1856 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 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 631 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 630 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 524 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( )

24 editions published between 1688 and 1973 in English and held by 522 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 hapned this last age, especially in New-England by Increase Mather( )

11 editions published between 1684 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wo 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( )

25 editions published between 1673 and 1983 in English and held by 514 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( )

30 editions published between 1670 and 1980 in English and held by 494 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 1982 in English and held by 473 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 469 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
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( )

14 editions published between 1702 and 1729 in English and held by 458 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 colonisationThe 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 (671)

Latin (5)