“For I am a sinner in the hands of an angry god; Bloody Mary full of vodka, blessed are you among cocktails; pray for me now, that the hour of my death, which I hope is soon.
What is the main point of Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God?
Jonathan Edwards’s purpose in delivering the sermon, “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” is to warn his congregation in particular, and presumably, by extension, his nation as a whole, that they must repent of their sinful ways and turn to God for forgiveness before it is too late – so that they can escape death by
What are some metaphors in Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God?
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God Metaphors and Similes
- The Spider. One of the most famous metaphors in American literary history is found in this work.
- The Wrath of God. At times Edwards can seem a little inexact and imprecise in his metaphorical imagery.
- The Restraint of God.
- The Invisible Enemy.
What is the subject of Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God?
The subject of the sermon is the underlying wickedness and evil of man, and that sinner will be damned to Hell if they do not confess their sins.