The Life of Wesley: And the Rise and Progress of Methodism, Volumes 1-2

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B. Gilley, no. 92 Broadway, J. Seymour, print., 1820
 

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Creek Indians in England
97
Charles becomes obnoxious to the people at Frederica
107
Wesley arrives in London as soon as Whitetield leaves it
149
Wesley writes to Mr Law reproaching him for not having
155
Mrs Hutton complains to Samuel
162
Expulsion of the Protestants
168
Wesley commences fieldpreaching after Whitefields exam
169
Debate whether they shall join the Lutheran Church decid
175
Wesley proceeds to Herrnhut
182
Wesley hears Christian David preach
189
Charles Wesleys second interview
200
Lovefeasts in Fetterlane
206
Wesley at Bristol
217
Correspondence with his brother Samuel
223
Conversion of Thomas Maxfield
231
Spiritual death or the death of the soul a consequence of
235
Whitefield in Moorfields
237
Corruption of the Romish Church
242
Reformation
265
Clergy impoverished
274
Misapplication of the Fines
280
Ignorance of the lower orders
287
352
289
Count Zinzendorf 172
290
Difference with the Moravians
299
Wesley proclaims the breach to the world Page
303
Writes from America to express his difference of opinion
309
Exhorts him to be humble
315
rica
316
Wesley charges him with this
321
Meets Asbury
322
Breach between them
327
Molther
328
Itinerancy
334
Fieldpreaching
335
Wesley visits him at Birstall
348
NOTES AND ILLUSTRATIONS
357
Thomas ŗ Kempis
379
Coincidence of opinion between Wesley and South
386
Ravings of the persecuted Hugonots
392
Hobbess parallel between the Romish Clergy and the Fai
393
Ignorance of the country clergy
399
First laypreachers
405
Wesleys sisters
5
His sister Wright
14
Wesley relates miracles
20
Riots 354
28
John Nelson pressed for a soldier
29
Maxfield pressed in Cornwall 35
35
Wesley and John Nelson in Cornwall 41
41
Wesleys love of the poor 50
50
What is faith?
129
Wesley exhorts Whitefield not to pursue his voyage in con
136
Discipline of the Methodists
144
Methodism in Wales 164
164
Finds access to people of rank 170
170
They name this settlement Herrnhut 173
173
Scene at Cambuslang 176
176
His opinion of John Knox 183
183
Berkeleys hints for converting the people 190
190
The noral or Adamic law 192
192
Whitefield nearly murdered at Dublin 198
198
Wesley in middle age Page 215
215
Their separation 221
221
James Wheatley 227
227
Wesley suspects their real character 242
242
Whitefield produces the same paroxysms as Wesley
247
Maxfield separates from Wesley 250
250
Ceremonies at an evening meeting
253
He preaches in Moorfields during the Whịtsunholydays 256
256
Cases of supposed possession
259
She becomes the patroness of the Calvinistic Methodists 262
262
View of the history of Christianity in England
265
Mr Shirleys Circular Letter concerning the Minutes 269
269
Fletchers controversial writings 275
275
CHAPTER XXVI
286
He advances others in opposition to them
291
Tendency to schism 293
293
He addresses an epistle to the Moravian Church
297
Is easily duped 299
299
Their progress interrupted by the war 305
305
Wesleys Observations on Liberty in reply to Dr Price 312
312
Popularity of Dr Coke 326
327
Rule respecting spiritous liquors 335
335
Mr Fletcher 267
339
History of an Irish family 341
341
Rash conduct of Dr Coke 348
348
The sectarian clergy refuse to administer the ordinances to
356
Amusements 366
366
Whitefield lays the first stone of a school for the colliers
371
Alarming sermons 373
373
Effects of Methodism upon the educated classes 3717
379
Prisons 386
387
Laypreachers jealous of Charles 393
393
He outlives all his first disciples 399
399
Death of Mr Fletcher 400
401
Wesley closes his cashaccounts
407
NOTES AND ILLUSTRATIONS
413
Agency of evil spirits
419
Wesley offers to raise men for government during the Ameri
425
Conference with Mr Shirley
426
Young Grimshaw
432

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Pagina 173 - I have set watchmen upon thy walls, O Jerusalem, which shall never hold their peace day nor night : ye that make mention of the Lord, keep not silence, and give him no rest, till he establish, and till he make Jerusalem a praise in the earth.
Pagina 382 - But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people...
Pagina 284 - Cast away from you all your transgressions, whereby ye have transgressed ; and make you a new heart and a new spirit : for why will ye die, 0 house of Israel ? For I have no pleasure in the death of him that dieth, saith the Lord God : wherefore turn yourselves, and live ye.
Pagina 160 - In the evening I went very unwillingly to a society in Aldersgate Street, where one was reading Luther's preface to the Epistle to the Romans. About a quarter before nine, while he was describing the change which God works in the heart through faith in Christ, I felt my heart strangely warmed.
Pagina 284 - If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, who giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not, and it shall be given him.
Pagina 142 - So the Father is God, the Son is God, and the Holy Ghost is God; And yet they are not three Gods, but one God.
Pagina 239 - Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus, by a new and living way which he hath consecrated for us, through the veil, that is to say, his flesh : and having an high priest over the house of God ; let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water.
Pagina 330 - ... with all his heart, and with all his soul, and with all his strength, and therefore they loved him as truly and as fervently as he loved England.
Pagina 218 - At four in the afternoon, I submitted to be more vile, and proclaimed in the highways the glad tidings of salvation, speaking from a little eminence in a ground adjoining to the city, to about three thousand people.
Pagina 175 - For though I be free from all men, yet have I made myself servant unto all, that I might gain the more ; and unto the Jews I became as a Jew, that I might gain the Jews ; to them that are under the law, as under the law, that I might gain them that are under the law; to them that are without law...

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