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The Resource Men of one book : a comparison of two Methodist preachers, John Wesley and George Whitefield, Ian J. Maddock ; foreword by Andrew T.B. McGowan

Men of one book : a comparison of two Methodist preachers, John Wesley and George Whitefield, Ian J. Maddock ; foreword by Andrew T.B. McGowan

Label
Men of one book : a comparison of two Methodist preachers, John Wesley and George Whitefield
Title
Men of one book
Title remainder
a comparison of two Methodist preachers, John Wesley and George Whitefield
Statement of responsibility
Ian J. Maddock ; foreword by Andrew T.B. McGowan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this notable contribution to the study of John Wesley and George Whitefield, Ian Maddock discovers the affinity between two preachers often contrasted as enemies. The controversial Free Grace episode of the early eighteenth century, which highlighted the theological divisions between Wesley's Arminianism and Whitefield's Calvinism, has influenced the scholarly division of these forerunners of the Eighteenth Century Revival, resulting in a polarised critical heritage. In a critical assessment of John Wesley, the 'scholar preacher', and George Whitefield, the 'actor preacher', Maddock gives d
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maddock, Ian J
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wesley, John
  • Whitefield, George
  • Wesley, John
  • Whitefield, George
  • Methodism
  • Evangelists
  • Methodist Church
  • Presbyterian Church
  • Calvinistic Methodists
  • Methodist preaching
  • Preaching
  • Methodism
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Calvinistic Methodists
  • Evangelists
  • Methodism
  • Methodist Church
  • Methodist preaching
  • Preaching
  • Presbyterian Church
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • Wesley, John, 1703-1791
  • Whitefield, George, 1714-1770
  • Clergy
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Religion
Label
Men of one book : a comparison of two Methodist preachers, John Wesley and George Whitefield, Ian J. Maddock ; foreword by Andrew T.B. McGowan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Title page; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction; Introducing Wesley and Whitefield, Men od One Book; Polarization; Trends in Historiography; Whitefield Studies; Wesley Studies; Outline; Conclusion; 2. A Comparison of the Itinerant Field-Preaching Ministries of George Whitefield and John Wesley; Introduction; George Whitefield: ""The Whole World is now my Parish""; John Wesley: ""I Look Upon All The World As My Parish""; Conclusion; 3. A Comparison of the Delivery, Style, and Description of Sermons Preached by George Whitefield and John Wesley; Introduction
  • A Comparison of the Delivery and Style of the Sermons Preached by George Whitefield and John WesleyDescribing the Sermons Preached by Whitefield and Welsey; Conclusion; 4. A Comparison of the Use, Interpretation, and Application of the Inspired Word in the Printed Words of George Whitefield and John Wesley; Introduction; Whitefield's and Wesley's aspirations for the printed word; The use of Scripture in the printed words of Whitefield and Wesley; The interpretation and application of Scripture in the printed writings of Wesley and Whitefield; Conclusion
  • 5. A Comparison of the Core Doctrines Proclaimed by George Whitefield and John WesleyThe human condition in the preaching of Whitefield and Wesley; Justification in the preaching of Whitefield and Wesley; Regeneration in the preaching of Whitefield and Wesley; Conclusion; 6. Conclusion; Similarities; Differences; Conclusion; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
ocn847592119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718840938
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1cg4hgh
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)847592119
Label
Men of one book : a comparison of two Methodist preachers, John Wesley and George Whitefield, Ian J. Maddock ; foreword by Andrew T.B. McGowan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Title page; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction; Introducing Wesley and Whitefield, Men od One Book; Polarization; Trends in Historiography; Whitefield Studies; Wesley Studies; Outline; Conclusion; 2. A Comparison of the Itinerant Field-Preaching Ministries of George Whitefield and John Wesley; Introduction; George Whitefield: ""The Whole World is now my Parish""; John Wesley: ""I Look Upon All The World As My Parish""; Conclusion; 3. A Comparison of the Delivery, Style, and Description of Sermons Preached by George Whitefield and John Wesley; Introduction
  • A Comparison of the Delivery and Style of the Sermons Preached by George Whitefield and John WesleyDescribing the Sermons Preached by Whitefield and Welsey; Conclusion; 4. A Comparison of the Use, Interpretation, and Application of the Inspired Word in the Printed Words of George Whitefield and John Wesley; Introduction; Whitefield's and Wesley's aspirations for the printed word; The use of Scripture in the printed words of Whitefield and Wesley; The interpretation and application of Scripture in the printed writings of Wesley and Whitefield; Conclusion
  • 5. A Comparison of the Core Doctrines Proclaimed by George Whitefield and John WesleyThe human condition in the preaching of Whitefield and Wesley; Justification in the preaching of Whitefield and Wesley; Regeneration in the preaching of Whitefield and Wesley; Conclusion; 6. Conclusion; Similarities; Differences; Conclusion; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
ocn847592119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718840938
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1cg4hgh
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)847592119

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