Forced to Choose Between Morals and Society in The Puritan Dilemma by Edmund S. Morgan

Forced to Choose Between Morals and Society in The Puritan Dilemma by Edmund S. Morgan

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Within the book "The Puritan Dilemma", Edmund S. Morgan writes about the people who were forced to pick between their morals and their societies. Roger Williams and Anne Hutchinson were banned since they had refused to accept the Puritan rules, and John Winthrop believe he could not continue in a country where the church remained tainted. The Puritan Dilemma indoctrinated the people, claiming we are all sinners other than the puritans. Everyone is sin and Puritans are saintly.
Starting with John Winthrop, a man who was stubborn and strict in the manner he worshipped God, and devoted his life. Making it known that nothing will stray his faith towards him and heaven. His neighbors and people he met were awfully extravagance, making it difficult for him to accept. A Puritans thought process was that anything knowledgeable about god outside of the bible was fake and mostly likely evil. A woman claimed to have received divine information from God himself and as a result, she was banished. This woman was known as Anne Hutchinson, a Puritan spiritual adviser.
Anne Hutchinson arrived in ...

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