On July 8th 1741 Enfield Connecticut was completely untouched by the great awakening. And many there had fallen away from the Christian walk and were living UN godly lives.
The night before Edwards's message the congregation took and entire emergency service devoted to prayer to prepare for
The Impact of the sermon was monumental and was an instant classic. Some would say that
Though he did it in a much more confronting manner. Even though it was the same sermon preached at Northampton earlier with very little result, this time around was different. The Spirit of God was moving about the people.
Years later Jonathan was fired from his home church over an argument about communion. Jonathan strongly leaned towards what the Bible says about one who is true compared to what the church believed that anyone could participate.
Shortly after being convinced to get a vaccination for smallpox he had an allergic reaction that made him bedridden and shortly...