1 title per month from Audible’s entire catalog of best sellers, and new releases.
Access a growing selection of included Audible Originals, audiobooks and podcasts.
You will get an email reminder before your trial ends.
Your Premium Plus plan is $14.95 a month after 30 day trial. Cancel anytime.
The American Puritans  By  cover art

The American Puritans

By: Dustin Benge,Nate Pickowicz
Narrated by: Lance Smith
Try for $0.00

$14.95/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime.

Buy for $17.47

Buy for $17.47

Pay using card ending in
By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Publisher's Summary

In The American Puritans, Dustin Benge and Nate Pickowicz tell the story of the first hundred years of Reformed Protestantism in New England through the lives of nine key figures: William Bradford, John Winthrop, John Cotton, Thomas Hooker, Thomas Shepard, Anne Bradstreet, John Eliot, Samuel Willard, and Cotton Mather. Here is sympathetic yet informed history, a book that corrects many myths and half-truths told about the American Puritans while inspiring a current generation of Christians to let their light shine before men.

©2020 Dustin Benge and Nate Pickowicz (P)2020 One Audiobooks
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Categories: History

What listeners say about The American Puritans

Average Customer Ratings
Overall
  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    32
  • 4 Stars
    3
  • 3 Stars
    1
  • 2 Stars
    1
  • 1 Stars
    0
Performance
  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    29
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0
Story
  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    25
  • 4 Stars
    5
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

A Great Primer on American Puritan History

Historical, biographical, and informative- particularly if you're interested in the history of Christianity in America.

2 people found this helpful

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars

Excellent popular primer on the Puritans

Enjoyed both the content and delivery. Having been raised on Puritan literature, it was refreshing, inspiring and challenging to be taught the life of some prominent American Puritans. The sketches are balanced, rounded and comprehensive. My only critique is that a little more rigorous editing could have been done to reduce some minor repetition between events of chapters. As another reviewer pointed out: this is likely due to these chapters being originally individual addresses.