Author:Samuel Hopkins (1721-1803)

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Samuel Hopkins
British colonial and American author, early American abolitionist, and Congregationalist preacher and theologian for whom Hopkinsianism was named
Samuel Hopkins


  • To the Public. There Has Been a Design Formed … to Send the Gospel to Guinea (1776)
  • A Dialogue concerning the Slavery of the Africans, showing it to be the Duty and Interest of the American States to emancipate all their African Slaves (1776)
  • A Discourse upon the Slave Trade and the History of the Africans (1793)
  • A System of Doctrines Contained in Divine Revelation, Explained and Defended (1793)
  • Life and Character of Jonathan Edwards (1799)

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