"Religion governed by terror": A deist critique of fearful christianity in the early American Republic

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)13-26
Number of pages14
JournalRevue Francaise d'Etudes Americaines
Issue number125
StatePublished - Sep 1 2010

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Calvinism
Christianity
terrorism
Religion
Deism
Enlightenment
Biblical Criticism
Evangelical Protestantism
Terror
Deist
Thomas Paine
American Republic

Keywords

  • Biblical criticism
  • Calvinism
  • Deism
  • Early republic
  • Elihu palmer
  • Enlightenment
  • Evangelical protestantism
  • Principles of nature
  • Religious fear
  • Thomas paine

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