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The underlying goal of Cotton Mather's "The Return of the Several Ministers" was to encourage the Salem court to continue prosecuting individuals accused of witchcraft. Mather, a prominent Puritan minister, believed in the reality of witchcraft and saw the trials as a way to protect the community from spiritual threats.

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