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Jonathan Edwards
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Date of Birth: 5 October 1703

Place of Birth: East Windsor, Connecticut

Date of Death: 22 March 1758

Place of Death: Princeton, New Jersey


Arguably one of the most important theologians that North America has ever produced, Jonathan Edwards possessed a solid pedigree among New England’s Puritan leaders. His father, Timothy, was a Harvard graduate and pastor of the local congregation at East Wi…

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Leo, R.A., “Jonathan Edwards”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <>

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