Great Awakening

By Kayla Chaires and Joel De La Cruz

Background history

The first great awakening started in the 1730's. It lasted about 13 years. Pockets of revivalism had occurred in prior and especially amongst Solomon Stoddard

Colonists View

Many colonist experienced a great awakening in their lives. It began in the 1730's and ended in the 1740's. A widespread Christian movement that involved sermons and emphasized faith in God. This changed the colonial people religion and their social and political life. Jonathan Edwards urged sinners to seek forgiveness.

There has been an awakening