Called Unto Liberty, Benjamin Colman: 1730, Founding Era Sermons Benjamin Colman (1673–1747). One of the prominent clergymen of his day, Colman became in 1699 the first pastor of Boston’s Brattle Street Church, where he found himself at odds with Increase and Cotton Mather because of certain of his views that...
As God founded the earth by his wisdom & by his understanding established the heavens so by communicating wisdom and understanding to some he preserves order..