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Early Methodism in and Around Chester: 1749-1812 (Classic Reprint)

Early Methodism in and Around Chester: 1749-1812 (Classic Reprint)

by Francis Fletcher Bretherton
     
 

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Our Church's heroes are its early evangelists. The highest enthusiasm of old and young is kindled by the story of their travels and labours - how that in affections, in imprisonments, in necessities, in tumuks, in labours, in watchings, in fastings, in pureness, in knowledge, in long suffering, in the

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Excerpt from Early Methodism in and Around Chester: 1749-1812

Our Church's heroes are its early evangelists. The highest enthusiasm of old and young is kindled by the story of their travels and labours - how that in affections, in imprisonments, in necessities, in tumuks, in labours, in watchings, in fastings, in pureness, in knowledge, in long suffering, in the Holy Ghost, in love unfeigned, in the word of truth, in the power of God, they preached the word, and laid broad and deep the foundations of our Church, Many with pardonable pride trace their own descent from the grand old saints of former days, and lovingly relate how, through their prayer, or self sacrificing labour, or hospitality, or wit, Methodism was established in their own neighbourhood. But

They who on glorious ancestry enlarge
Produce their debt instead of their discharge.

We confess that we are the sons of them who gave their substance and life that England might be saved; therefore let us also, seeing that we are compassed about with so great a crowd of witnesses, lay aside every weight. - (The Annual Address of the Conference of 1901 to the Methodist Societies in the Connexion established by the late Rev. John Wesley, M.A.)

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ISBN-13:
9781332258871
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
08/05/2015
Pages:
346
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.72(d)

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