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John Wesley his own biographer

  • 220 Pages
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  • English
Abingdon Press , Nashville
Wesley, John, 1703-1791., Methodist Church -- England -- Clergy -- Biogr



StatementRichard P. Heitzenrater.
SeriesThe Elusive Mr. Wesley ;, v. 1
ContributionsWesley, John, 1703-1791.
LC ClassificationsBX8495.W5 H43 1984 vol. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3183147M
ISBN 10068711554X
LC Control Number83025882

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The aim of this book is simple: it is an attempt to get to know the real John Wesley. The author explains why getting to know the. Wesley His Own Biographer: Selections From The Journals by Rev.

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John Wesley (), the founder of Methodism, proves to be a biographer’s dream come true. The man was a bundle of contradictions”and what biographer does not love to portray a human life torn asunder from within, thrashing about on the stage of history.

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this is a hardback book with an embossed cover. Richly illustrated -- a drawing on virtually every other page -- this volume is a synopsis of Wesley's journals, abridged so that in pages one can read all the highlights of his life and work.5/5(1).

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by G.S. Rowe”, p   One biographer said John Wesley “was carried to his grave by six poor men ‘leaving behind him nothing but a good library of books, a well-worn clergyman’s gown and — the Methodist Church.’”2 The same writer observed that John’s impact was so profound that he in effect “supplied a new starting-point to modern religious history.

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), by Timothy Merritt (page images at HathiTrust). A compelling portrait of the father of Methodism. The life and work of John Wesley () has had an enormous influence on modern Christianity, not least for his role as father of the Methodist church.

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With an Intr. by, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive. From his father Samuel and his brothers, particularly Samuel and Charles, to his mentor William Law, to his Holy Club associates, to the Moravians Peter Boehler and Christian David, the early male influences on John Wesley were vigorous and deep, but he systematically transcended any single male influence and by was finally freely himself.

JOHN WESLEY CLAIMS "GOD'S WILL" STARTED HIS MARITAL DISASTER. Wesley's marriage with Mary Vazeille (also nicknamed 'Molly') was a rocky road. They got married insplit up inand then proceeded to split up and. In his Georgia laboratory, thousands of miles away from the stagnant center of the Church of England, John eagerly experimented with new forms of spirituality.

In fact, “departing from the practices of the Church, and establishing a [practice] of his own,” one older biographer of Wesley stated, was John’s calling card. Sermons By the Rev.

John Wesley, A.m. (Vol. 2) by Rev. John Wesley, A.M. & Rev. W.P. Harrison, D.D. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles. Corners bumped. Edges of spine worn. Bottom edges of covers worn.

Names of 3 previous owners on front end-paper. Fore-edge of pages slightly foxed. First few and last pages slightly foxed, otherwise clean. Full title: Wesley his own biographer. Selections from the journals of the Rev. John Wesley, A.M., sometime fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford. Author of The Works of John Wesley Vol A plain account of Christian perfection as believed and taught by the Reverend Mr.

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John Wesley was born on 28 Junein Epworth, near Lincoln. His father, Samuel Wesley, was a clergyman belonging to the Church of England. His mother, Susanna Wesley (née Annesley), was a devout woman, who took care to inject moral values into her children.

Do you know that John Wesley spoke of his marriage to his wife, Molly as a "cross" that he had taken up. John Wesley, the father of the worldwide Methodist Movement was a remarkable man and God used him mightily. We sing the hymns written by John and his brother Charles. Yet, John’s marriage with Molly was a miserable failure.

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Samuel Wesley was born Decem He was the son of the dissenting pastor John Wesley, rector of Winterborne Whitechurch, Dorset.

His mother was the daughter of John White, rector of Trinity Church, Dorchester. John Wesley was imprisoned for not using the Church of England’s Book of Common Prayer, imprisoned again and ejected in John Wesley, (born JEpworth, Lincolnshire, Eng.—died March 2,London), Anglican clergyman, evangelist, and founder, with his brother Charles, of the Methodist movement in the Church of England.

John Wesley was the second son of Samuel, a former Nonconformist (dissenter from the Church of England) and rector at Epworth, and Susanna Wesley.The striking sayings of Wesley and his amazing boldness laboriousness and disinterestedness are made to stand out in full relief as expressed by Wesley himself in his own words.

The chief value of the book lies in the condensation of facts incidents and opinions scattered over Wesley's journals and letters thus saving much time to readers who.