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February 25, 2007

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Andre Mayer

The jeremiad, with its theme of declension, is particularly associated with the reformed church -- the heritage of Scottish and New England sages in particular. The adaptation of a puritan form to accommodate science, critical scholarship, and romanticism is interesting.

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