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Charles Wesley : a reader

Charles Wesley : a reader

Author: Charles Wesley; John R Tyson
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2000, 1989.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Charles Wesley, perhaps best known for his hymns, "Hark! the Herald Angels Sing" and "Jesus Lover of My Soul," was the younger brother of John Wesley and the co-founder and poet-laureate of Methodism. Although he was an important figure in the history of Protestantism, Wesley's personal lifewas shrouded by a cloak of silence and much of his work went unpublished. In this illuminating reader, John Tyson has collected  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wesley, Charles, 1707-1788.
Charles Wesley.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2000,1989
(DLC) 85029787
Named Person: Charles Wesley; Charles Wesley
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Wesley; John R Tyson
ISBN: 9780195134858 0195134850 9780195039597 0195039599 9780198021025 019802102X
OCLC Number: 191935614
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 519 pages)
Contents: Contents; Introduction; 1 Georgia and the Making of a Minister; 2 Charles's Personal Pentecost; 3 The First Fruits of the Methodist Revival; 4 A Man in the Middle; 5 He Offers Christ to All; 6 Out of the Den of the Lion; 7 The Stillness Controversy; 8 The Predestination Controversy; 9 Domestic Life; 10 Christian Perfection and Its Pretenders; 11 The Old Ship; 12 Expositor of Scripture; 13 The Final Days; Appendix: A; Appendix: B; Selected Bibliography; General Index; Index of Selections; Index of Hymns.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: edited by John R. Tyson.


Charles was the younger brother of John Wesley and the co-founder of Methodism. Tyson presents a chronologically arranged selection of the journals, sermons, letters, hymns, and poems in such a way  Read more...


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A valuable successor to his earlier work, Charles Wesley on Sanctification... a fascinating contribution to Wesley studies, making available material which is normally only accessible to users of the Read more...

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