An arrow against profane and promiscuous dancing

Mather, Increase
August 2017
Arrow Against Profane & Promiscuous Dancing;8/1/2017, p31
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Presents arguments from the Massachusetts Puritan preacher against gynecandrical dancing, or promiscuous dancing of men and women. How the Scripture condemns gynecandrical dancing as sinful; Scriptures which seems to condemn promiscuous dancing; Inventors of petulant dancings; Those who have patronized promiscuous dances; How the design of dancing is only to teach children good behaviour and decent carriage; More.


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