Providence, punishment and identity formation

Cite Embed

For centuries, Englishmen and women believed that any misfortune, from the smallest malady to a natural catastrophe, signified divine “justice.” Scholarship on providence and miracles has shown that beliefs in divine intervention were enhanced by the political and religious conflicts of the mid-seventeenth century.

 

Publication

Image courtesy of the interviewee


Report Infringement

Sign-up

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

×
Many colleges and universities have institutional memberships. If you are affiliated with a subscribing institution, please access Faculti through your on-campus or proxy IP address. Alternatively, as a Guest, you have insight(s) remaining for this month. Register for free and view thousands of insights in our archive today.
Related Posts
error:

Add the Faculti Web App to your Mobile or Desktop homescreen

Install
×