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City on a hill

a history of ideas and myths in America.

by Loren Baritz

  • 52 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Philosophy, American.,
    • United States -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .B225
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 367 p.
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5921549M
      LC Control Number64025896

        Recently, at a lunch with a group of graduate students, conversation turned to American colonial history, then to John Winthrop’s speech “A Modell of Christian Charity,” associated now with an image borrowed from Jesus, “a city on a hill.” This phrase has been grossly misinterpreted, both Winthrop’s use of it and Jesus’. In any case, the students pronounced the speech. You are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. the light. Proverbs But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.. John He was a burning and a shining light: and ye were willing for a season to rejoice in his light.

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