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So that godly sorrow may be discerned by this train of graces wherewith it is accompanied, that worldly sorrow wants, at least in the truth of them, though it may have some shadows of them.

 
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Thomas Hooker
Thomas Hooker
  • Born: July 5, 1586
  • Died: July 7, 1647
  • Nationality: English
  • Profession: Congregationalist Minister

Thomas Hooker was a prominent Puritan colonial leader, who founded the Colony of Connecticut after dissenting with Puritan leaders in Massachusetts. He was known as an outstanding speaker and an advocate of universal Christian suffrage.

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