John Wesley and the Women Preachers of Early Methodism

John Wesley and the Women Preachers of Early Methodism

by Paul Wesley Chilcote
     
 

ISBN-10: 0810824140

ISBN-13: 9780810824140

Pub. Date: 11/01/1991

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

There is no question that women preachers helped to make the evangelical revival of the eighteenth century a powerful religious movement of enduring significance. This book is an effort to rediscover the lost history of the early women preachers of Methodism and their relationship to its primary leader, John Wesley. Chilcote reconstructs the portraits of over one

Overview

There is no question that women preachers helped to make the evangelical revival of the eighteenth century a powerful religious movement of enduring significance. This book is an effort to rediscover the lost history of the early women preachers of Methodism and their relationship to its primary leader, John Wesley. Chilcote reconstructs the portraits of over one hundred fascinating women, including Sarah Crosby, Mary Bosanquet, and Sarah Mallet, in a highly readable narrative interweaving biographical, historical, and theological concerns.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810824140
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/01/1991
Series:
ATLA Monograph Series, #25
Pages:
389
Product dimensions:
5.66(w) x 8.82(h) x 1.27(d)

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