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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain
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In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn what god does Huck prefer?

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In Chapter 1 and in Chapter 3, we see Huck Finn talk a little bit about what his beliefs about God are.  He doesn't use the word "God" but he talks about "the good place" and "the other place" and he talks about "Providence."

What Huck does not want is...

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In Chapter 1 and in Chapter 3, we see Huck Finn talk a little bit about what his beliefs about God are.  He doesn't use the word "God" but he talks about "the good place" and "the other place" and he talks about "Providence."

What Huck does not want is Miss Watson's version of God.  That god is a very strict one.  Her vision of God is one where God is very angry at people.  By contrast, the Widow Douglas thinks of God as being much kinder.  Huck says he prefers the Widow's version of God.

I judged I could see that there was two Providences, and a poor chap would stand considerable show with the widow's Providence, but if Miss Watson's got him there warn't no help for him any more. I thought it all out, and reckoned I would belong to the widow's if he wanted me

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