Letters on the Present State and Probable Results of Theological Speculations in Connecticut

By: HARVEY, JOSEPH.

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Joseph Harvey writing Against Nathaniel W. Taylor, 1832

HARVEY, JOSEPH. Letters on the Present State and Probable Results of Theological Speculations in Connecticut. By an Edwardean. [No place, no publisher; Hartford?] 1832. Octavo, 12.8 x 21.3cm.$45.00

Joseph Harvey (1787-1873) Congregational minister. In this pamphlet Harvey responds to either real or literary questions of a friend concerning the theological opinions of Nathaniel W. Taylor. Harvey stated that "Dr. Taylor's creed exhibits some of the peculiarities of Pelagianism: (e.g.) Peleagius denied original sin, or native depravity. So does Taylor."--p.25. Harvey also argues that the Theological Seminary had known years of harmony and revivals of religion. However, "this harmony and prosperity continued to increase until Dr. Taylor came into the field. And since that time the seeds of alienation and division have been industriously sown, and have produced a rapid growth and an early harvest."--p.27.

Disbound pamphlet, side-stitched, light to medium foxing. Pagination: (1) title, (1) blank, [3]-44pp. American Imprints 32-13392, with 44pp and only MWA. #32-12841 with 40pp.
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Title: Letters on the Present State and Probable Results of Theological Speculations in Connecticut

Author Name: HARVEY, JOSEPH.

Illustrator: Hartford, CT

Categories: PAMPHLETS-AMERICAN, CALVINISM, SIN, NEW ENGLAND THEOLOGY, THEOLOGY-AMERICAN, CONGREGATIONALISM, ARMINIANISM, 19TH CENTURY BOOKS,

Publisher: 1832

Book Condition: Good

Type: Pamphlet

Size: Octavo, 12.8 x 21.3cm

Book Number: 17734

Keywords: 19th Century Books, Arminianism, Calvinism, Congregationalism, Native Depravity, New England Theology, New Haven Theology, Original Sin, Pamphlets--American, Sin, Nathaniel W. Taylor