"The Sovereignty and Goodness of God" Book Review by ResearchRiter

"The Sovereignty and Goodness of God"
A discussion of Mary Rowlandson's work "The Sovereignty and Goodness of God".
# 121936 | 750 words | 9 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (American) , Religion and Theology (General)

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This paper describes Mary Rowlandson's hardships in "The Sovereignty and Goodness of God", relating how her Puritanism gave her a framework for interpreting her ordeals.

From the Paper:

"Mary and Joseph Rowlandson's Puritanism gave them a framework for interpreting their ordeals during their captivity among the Indians, as Neal Salisbury wrote; "Mary Rowlandson met every ordeal and interpreted it in the light of scripture which she liberally interspersed throughout her book. Had she not known the scriptures so thoroughly, she would undoubtedly have found it difficult to do this but with a wealth of scripture apparently committed to memory, she found an apt application of scripture for every hardship she endured...""

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"The Sovereignty and Goodness of God" (2008, December 01) Retrieved December 09, 2023, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/the-sovereignty-and-goodness-of-god-121936/

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""The Sovereignty and Goodness of God"" 01 December 2008. Web. 09 December. 2023. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/the-sovereignty-and-goodness-of-god-121936/>