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Saints and Sectaries

Anne Hutchinson and the Antinomian Controversy in the Massachusetts Bay Colony

Emery Battis

Copyright 1962
University of North Carolina Press

A Prize-Winning Book

  • Jamestown Prize (1962)

This brilliant, dramatic reconstruction of the Puritan mind in action, informed with psychological and sociological insights, provides a fresh understanding of Anne Hutchinson and the Antinomian controversy in the Massachusetts Bay Colony and gives her controversy with the Puritan Saints a new dimension in American colonial history.

Originally published in 1962.

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