Essay Topics/Writing Assignments
These 20 essay questions can be used as essay questions on a test, or as stand-alone essay topics for a take-home or in-class writing assignment. Students should have a full understanding of the text in order to answer these questions. They ask for a thorough analysis of the text.
1. Examine the significance of Kirtland, Joseph Smith, and Mormonism in The Kingdom of Matthias.
2. Examine the role of Finneyism, including its philosophy and role in the United States during the 1800's.
3. Discuss the significance of the Calvinist tradition and doctrine in the United States and how it influenced early settlers.
4. Discuss the significance of the missionary community in the 1800's and the significance it had on early American culture.
5. Examine the relationship between Elijah and Sarah, as well as Elijah's role in The Kingdom of Matthias.
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