Rhetorical Analysis Of Sinners In The Hands Of An Angry God

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Sinners in The Hands of an Angry God- Rhetorical Analysis Jonathan Edward’s “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” is fitting example for 1740’s life. During this time-The Awakening- there was a major growth in religion. Almost all citizens in the colonies where a part of the church and anyone who was not where sinners. In Edward’s sermon he addresses the “unconverted persons in [his] congregation”. His use of repetition, metaphors and imagery combined with his accusing tone grinded his ideas that anyone who was not a part of the church where sinners and “the burning brimstone, is extended abroad under [them]” into the heads of his congregation persuading them to save themselves by joining Christ. Edwards repeats the “wrath of God” throughout