Jonathan Edwards (theologian)

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Jonathan Edwards
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Born (1703-10-05)October 5, 1703
East Windsor, Connecticut
Died March 22, 1758 (age 54)
Princeton, New Jersey

Jonathan Edwards (October 5, 1703 – March 22, 1758) was a colonial American preacher, theologian, and missionary to Native Americans. He was one of the most important people in the Great Awakening, a religious movement in the United States. He preached a sermon called "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God".