Puritan Essay | Visible Signs of Puritan Decay

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Visible Signs of Puritan Decay

Summary: Compares Puritan society values to modern day society values. Contends that since the times of Puritan, society has been spiraling down hill fast in faith and morality.
In times of Puritan society, the Ministers ruled with an iron fist as it portrays. No adultery, No drinking of vile drinks, and other stuff considered as a sin in the society has been outlawed. Stuff such as violations of the Sabbath and swearing and sleeping during sermons and also with businesses, abusing the lawyer system has been growing. Since the times of Puritan, society has been spiraling down hill fast in faith and morality.

In the Puritan days, sleeping and swearing during sermons were considered disrespect to the Minister that was preaching. Of course it didn't help that the Minister preached about hell and brimstone and was monotone. Also the pews in the church were uncomfortable and the backs were high up. When the Minister stepped up on his high podium that overlooked the congregation, he was able to see if people were paying...

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