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Manuductio ad ministerium

Cotton Mather

Manuductio ad ministerium

directions for a candidate of the ministry

by Cotton Mather

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clergy -- Training of

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDirections for a candidate of the ministry.
    Statementby Cotton Mather ; with a bibliographical note by Thomas J. Holmes and Kenneth B. Murdock.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4020 .M35 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5212357M
    ISBN 100404146856
    LC Control Number75041190

    Cotton Mather () (b. Feb. 12, , Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony [U.S.]—d. Feb. 13, , Boston), "American Congregational minister and author, supporter of the old order of the ruling clergy, who became the most celebrated of all New England Puritans. He combined a [supposedly -WC] mystical strain (he believed in the existence of witchcraft) with a modern scientific interest. Cotton Mather (), son of Increase Mather and grandson of John Cotton, was a third generation American Puritan who did more than any of his contemporaries to perpetuate the vision of the founding fathers. Entering Harvard at 12, his youth was remarkable for its precocity. At 19 he became assistant to his father in the [ ].

      Mather wrote of him (Manuductio Ad Ministerium, p. 85): "I hope, you will next unto the Sacred Scripture, make a Mastricht the Store-house to which you may resort continually."] [Author uncertain, attributed to John Locke], Common-Place Book to the Holy Scriptures. Of his books (mostly sermons) his best known were Essays to Do Good – a work which influenced the young Benjamin Franklin – and his Student and Preacher (Manuductio ad Ministerium), regarded by John Ryland, who reprinted it in , as without equal.

    George W. Harper, "Manuductio ad Ministerium: Cotton Mather as Pastoral Innovator," Westminster Theological Journal (Spring ): Michael A. G. Haykin, "Hanserd Knollys (ca. ) on the Gifts of the Spirit," Westminster Theological Journal (Spring ): FROM SIBLEY'S HARVARD GRADUATES: John Cotton was born April 5, , at Halifax, Mass., a son of Josiah and Hannah (Sturtevant) Cotton. He graduated from Harvard College in He was minister at Halifax for about twenty years, ordained ; resigned He went to .


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