Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company,: 2005.
Dimensions: 152 x 228 x 32 mmWeight: 0.654 kilosPages: 416
The idea of covenant was at the heart of early New England society. In this singular book David Weir explores the origins and development of covenant thought in America by analyzing the civil and church documents generated and signed by seventeenth-century New Englanders. Unmatched in its breadth of study, this volume takes into account all of the surviving covenants in all of the New England colonies. Weir's comprehensive survey of seventeenth-century covenants leads to a more complex picture of early New England commitmen... View More...