A sermon at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian

who had been guilty of murder : preached at New Haven in America by Samson Occom

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  • Sin -- Sermons,
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- Sermons

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Other titlesMr. Occom"s sermon at the execution of Moses Paul
Statementby Samson Occom, a native Indian, and missionary to the Indians, who was in England in 1776 and 1777, collecting for the Indian charity schools ; to which is added A short account of the late spread of the Gospel among the Indians : also Observations on the language of the Muhhekaneew Indians : communicated to the Connecticut Society of Arts and Sciences / by Jonathan Edwards
GenreSermons
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 56636
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15531638M

A Sermon at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian Who Had Been Guilty of Murder, Preached at New Haven in America. by Samson Occom, a Native Indian to Which Is Added a Short Account of the Late Spread of the Gospel, Among the Indians. Also Observations on the Language of the Muhhekaneew Indians by Jonathan Edwards, D.D. New Haven, CT, The sermon had an equally lengthy title: A Sermon, Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian; Who Was Executed at New Haven, on the Second of September, ; For the Murder of Mr. Moses Cook, Late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the Desire of Said Paul. By Samson Occom.   Notable to the reported “concourse” of attendees as the first execution in those parts for more than twenty years, it comes to posterity as the occasion for an interesting milestone: the first known Native American publication in America was Samson Occom‘s “A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian”. (pdf). A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, An Indian Who Was Executed at New Haven on the 2nd of September for the Murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December New Haven: Press of Thomas and Samual Green, Occom, Samson. A Short Narrative of my life Genre: Autobiography Audience: Adult.

The sermon is widely attributed as being the first published work by a Native American, although another publication connected with Paul’s execution —A Letter from J—h J—n, One of the Mohegan Tribe of Indians, to his Countryman, Moses Paul, Under Sentence of Death, in New-Haven Goal, which appeared on or before Ap –was most. A Sermon, Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian, Who Was Executed at New Haven, on the 2d of September, , for the Murder of Mr. Moses Cook, Late of Waterbury on the 7th of December, Preached at the Desire of Said Paul. Exeter [N.H.]: Printed for Josiah Richardson, the Lord's Messenger to the people, A Sermon, Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian: Who Was Executed at New-Haven, on the 2D of September, , for the Murder of Mr. Moses Cook, Late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the Desire of Said Paul. (Paperback) Samson Occom. In , he achieved celebrity by delivering a sermon at the execution of Moses Paul, a Wampanoag Indian convicted of murder. A landmark in American sermonic literature and a pointed criticism of Anglo spiritual hypocrisy, it went through 19 editions and was reprinted in several languages.

  A Sermon at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian Who Had Been Guilty of Murder, Preached at New Haven in America. by Samson Occom, a Native Indian to Which Is Added a Short Account of the Late Spread of the Gospel, Among the Indians. Also Observations on the Language of the Muhhekaneew Indians by Jonathan Edwards, D.D. New Haven, CT, The written Native American literary tradition commenced as early as the eighteenth century, when a Mohegan Methodist missionary, Samson Occum, published his Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian in Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, An Indian Who Was Executed at New Haven on the 2nd of September for the Murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December () A Choice Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs () A Short Narrative of My Life (, posthumous) Do you know something we don't?Died: A Sermon Preached by Samson Occom, Minister of the Gospel, and Missionary to the Indians; at the Execution of Moses Paul an Indian () Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs () Cultural Objects Portrait of Samson Occom Would you like to add a Cultural Object? Pedagogy There are no pedagogical assignments or approaches for this author.

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A sermon at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian who had been guilty of murder, preached at New Haven in America by Samson Occom, a native Indian, and missionary to the Indians, who was in England in andcollecting for the Indian charity schools, to which is added a short account of the late spread of the Gospel among the Indians.

Title: A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian: who was executed at New-Haven, on the 2d of September,for the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, preached at the desire of said : Samson OccomPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca/5(2).

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“death is called the king of terrors”: rare first edition of sermon on the execution of moses paul,the first known book published in english by an american indian OCCOM, Samson.

A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, An Indian, Who was executed at New Haven, on the 2d of Septemberfor the Murder of Mr. Moses Cook, Late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December   First printed in New London [Conn.], under title: A sermon preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian, who was executed at New-Haven, Sept.

2,for the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Pages: A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian; who was executed at New-Haven, on the second of September, ; for the murder of Mr.

Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the desire of said Paul. A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian; who was executed at New-Haven, on the second of September, ; for the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the desire of said Paul.

/ By Samson Occom, Minister of the Gospel, and missionary to the Indians. Occom, Samson, A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian [electronic resource]: who was executed at New-Haven, on the 2d of Septemberfor the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian who was executed at New-Haven, on the 2d of September,for the murder of Mr.

Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the desire of said Paul. Boston: Printed and sold by John Boyles, next door to the Three Doves in Marlborough-Street, http.

A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, and Indian Samuel Occom A SERMON Preached by SAMSON OCCOM, Minister of the Gospel, and Missionary to the Indians; at the Execution of MOSES PAUL, AN INDIAN: Who was executed at New-Haven, September 2,for the murder of MOSES COOK, late of Waterbury, on the seventh of December A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian who was executed at New-Haven, on the 2d of September,for the murder of Mr.

Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the desire of said Paul. By Samson Occom, Minister of the Gospel, and missionary to the Indians. First printed in New London [Conn.], under title: A sermon preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian, who was executed at New-Haven, Sept.

2,for the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, “A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian” () A SERMON Preached by SAMSON OCCOM, Minister of the Gospel, and Missionary to the Indians; at the Execution of MOSES PAUL, AN INDIAN: INTRODUCTION.

BY the melancholy providence of God, and at the earnest desire and invitation of the poor condemned criminal. A sermon preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian who was executed at New-Haven, Sept.

for the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the desire of said Paul. The ninth edition. by Samson OccomPages: A sermon preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian: who was executed at New-Haven, Sept.

for the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the desire of said Paul. By Samson Occom, Minister of the Gospel, and missionary to the Indians.

Author. Occom, Samson, Other Authors. A sermon: preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian, who was executed at New-Haven, on the 2d of Septemberfor the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December Amherst College Digital Collections > Archives & Special Collections.

A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian: who was executed at New-Haven, on the 2d of Septemberfor the murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Samson Occom's A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian () and A Choice Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: Intended for the Edification of Sincere Christians, of All Denominations () are believed to be the first two books published in English by a Native American.

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Moses Cook, Late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December (New Haven, []). For a list of editions, see W. DeLoss Love's Samson Occom and the Christian. A sermon at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian who had been guilty of murder, preached at New Haven in America. By Samson Occom, a native Indian, To which is added a short account of the late spread of the Gospel, among the Indians.

Occom's A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian and A Choice Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs are believed to be the first two books published by a Native American. The. A Sermon at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian; Who had been guilty of Murder, Preached at New Haven in America.

By Samson Occom, A native Indian Also Observations on the Language of the Muhhekaneew Indians by Jonathan Edwards. Moses Paul’s case was particularly interesting as it confirmed the fears that settlers had of the dangers of the drunken Indian. Four ministers from New Haven took an interest in Paul’s case and began visiting him.

A sermon was expected at any execution, and in a case as famous as Paul’s, the sermon would undoubtedly be published. A Sermon, Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, An Indian, Who was executed at New Haven, on the 2d of SeptemberFor the Murder of Mr.

Moses Cook, Late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December New-London: T. Green, []. Slim octavo, original ivory wrappers, uncut; pp. (2), 3. A Sermon at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian: Who had been guilty of murder, preached at New Haven in America by Samson Occom, a native Indian, by Samson Occom (, Paperback).

A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, An Indian Who Was Executed at New Haven on the 2nd of September for the Murder of Mr. Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of DecemberNew Haven: Press of Thomas and Samual Green, "A Short Narrative of My Life".

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Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December preached at the desire of said Paul. [Samson Occom]. A Sermon, Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, An Indian was delivered by Occom on 2 September and was subsequently printed and distributed.

The primary emphasis on this text will be placed on the portion of the sermon entitled “My poor kindred,”.A sermon, preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian; who was executed at New-Haven, on the second of September, ; for the murder of Mr.

Moses Cook, late of Waterbury, on the 7th of December, Preached at the desire of said Paul. / By Samson Occom, Minister of the Gospel, and missionary to the Indians.A sermon at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian: who had been guilty of murder, preached at New Haven in America Variant Title: Sermon preached at the execution of Moses Paul, an Indian Date Issued: Notes.