The video below is a visualization of Edwards’ mentions of happiness, misery, and related terms, as well as where they occur in the letterpress edition of The Works of Jonathan Edwards, volumes 1–26. Download a PDF of the full visualization and zoom in to explore.
This video gives a brief background to the development of Visual Edwards software. This is a research tool to help unravel Edwards’ “Miscellanies.” The second volume of The Miscellanies Project is currently underway. Topic approval deadline for The Miscellanies Companion, Volume 2 is June 1, 2020. Check topic availability at the Call for Papers page.
A simple Windows program to help researchers navigate VISUAL EDWARDS and look up the page references to the Works of Jonathan Edwards Online. View video demo below to see how it works.
Visual Edwards video based on entries from Jonathan Edwards’ notebook Images of Divine Things and The Diary of David Brainerd
Visual Edwards video based on a passage from Jonathan Edwards’ treatise on Original Sin
Software demo and talking points of a presentation on Jan 15, 2019 at the inaugural conference of the Jonathan Edwards Center at Gateway Seminary.
Big thanks to all contributors who participated in “The Miscellanies Project” and their contributions to The Miscellanies Companion! Publication is scheduled for early 2019.
The phrase AS IT WERE mapped to the word TYPE and all of its related forms in WJE 1-26: antitype, antitypes, antitypical, archetypal, archetype, archetypes, hypotyposes, hypotyposis, type, typed, types, typical, typically, typification, typified, typifies, typify, typifying
A visualization of Arbitrary, Divine, Operation and related words in the Works of Jonathan Edwards vols 1—26.
A visualization of “Adoption” “Justification” & related words in the “Miscellanies” of Jonathan Edwards, WJE 13, 18, 20, 23.
A visualization of Incarnation, Mystery and related terms in the Works of Jonathan Edwards vols 1—26.
A visualization of “Talk” and “Experience” in the Works of Jonathan Edwards vols 1–26.
This animation is a simple and brief demonstration of the Visual Jonathan Edwards. Much more complicated analyses are possible. Below is a visualization of Works, Justification and Righteousness as they occur together in the Works of Jonathan Edwards, Yale edition vols 1-26.
A visualization of “Fasting” and “Prayer” in the Works of Jonathan Edwards.
My interest in visualizing Jonathan Edwards dates back over 10 years to a time when I began studying Edwards’ “Images of Divine Things” as a theologically rich devotional resource. I shared some of that backstory last year in an interview with Matthew Everhard. This past summer I met with Joey Cochran, Assistant Director of the…