United States History Question of the Day

The Great Awakening


Perhaps the most famous sermon in
American history, delivered
by Jonathan Edwards, 1741
(Source: Wikimedia Commons--public domain)

Question 0100922:

One result  of the Great Awakening was that it

A) renewed colonists' respect for authority
B) unified colonial congregations
C) reduced religious enthusiasm in the colonies
D) caused farmers to participate more fully in colonial governmeresul
E) led to a greater awareness of democratic concepts, such as freedom of conscience
 

Answer and explanation

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