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

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

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Charles becomes obnoxious to the people at Frederica
107
Brings one of his comrades to a courtmartial for blas
163
Wesley commences fieldpreaching after Whitefields exam
169
Debate whether they shall join the Lutheran Church decid
175
Wesley proceeds to Herrnhut
182
Their scandalous language at one time
188
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 270
242
Whitefield produces the same paroxysms as Wesley
247
Ceremonies at an evening meeting
253
Cases of supposed possession
259
View of the history of Christianity in England
265
Mr Shirleys Circular Letter concerning the Minutes
269
Reformation
271
The sequestered Clergy
278
Growth of Infidelity
284
Difference with the Moravians
290
He prepares for a separation and provides a place of meet
296
Wesley proclaims the breach to the world Page
303
Wesley confers with him and Spangenberg
306
Writes from America to express bis difference of opinion
309
Exhorts him to be humble
315
Impossibility of obtaining episcopal ordination in
316
Wesley charges bim with this
321
Meets Asbury
322
Breach between them
327
Itinerancy
334
Fieldpreaching
335
Wesley visits him at Birstall
348
NOTES AND ILLUSTRATIONS
357
Thomas à Kempis
379
Coincidence of opinion between Wesley and South
386
Ravings of the persecuted Hugonots
392
Plunder of the Church at the Reformation
394
Conforming Puritans
400
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Conduct of his brotherinlaw Hall
14
John Nelson pressed for a soldier 29
29
Maxfield pressed in Cornwall 35
35
Wesley and John Nelson in Cornwall 41
41
Effects of field preaching 47
47
Instability of his converts 53
53
But not to affect the praise of learning 59
59
John OLIVER 65
65
Charles Wesley refuses to go to Ireland with one who would
67
John becomes acquainted with William Law 76
76
THOMAS OLIVERS
80
Samuel accepts the mastership of Tiverton school 82
82
Day of judgment 138
138
Whitefield officiates in London with success 142
142
Discipline of the Methodists 144
144
Wesley arrives in London as soon as Whitefield leaves it 149
149
Forbidden to engage in trade 150
150
Wesley writes to Mr Law reproaching him for not having
155
Select bands 156
156
Mrs Hutton complains to Samuel 162
162
Methodism in Wales 164
164
Expulsion of the Protestants 168
168
Finds access to people of rank 170
170
Scene at Cambuslang 176
176
His opinion of John Knox 183
183
Berkeleys hints for converting the people 190
190
Whitefield nearly murdered at Dublin 198
198
Wesley in middle age 215
215
Their separation 221
221
James Wheatley 227
227
Conference with Mr Shirley
232
Wesley suspects their real character 242
242
Maxfield separates from Wesley 250
250
He preaches in Moorfields during the Whịtsunholydays 256
256
She becomes the patroness of the Calvinistic Methodists 262
262
Controversy 271
271
Abuse of Wesley 278
278
CHAPTER XXVI
286
Tendency to schism 293
293
Is easily duped 299
299
Reunion ineffectually proposed 301
301
Their progress interrupted by the war 305
305
Wesleys Observations on Liberty in reply to Dr Price 312
312
Popularity of Dr Coke 326
326
Benjamin Abbott 332
332
Mr Fletcher 267
339
His second voyage to the WestIndies 345
345
Methodists become unpopular in the islands 351
351
Riots 354
354
The sectarian clergy refuse to administer the ordinances to
356
Easy terms of admission 360
360
Amusements 366
366
Whitefield lays the first stone of a school for the colliers
371
Alarming sermons 373
373
The value of a good conscience
375
Riches 379
379
Prisons 386
386
Cured of a bydrocele 392
392
He outlives all his first disciples 399
399
Wesleys extraordinary health in old age 404
404
Conclusion
410
Mr Wesleys epitaphs
413
Instantaneous conversion
417
Service of the Methodists
423
ADDITIONAL Notes concerning Mr Wesleys family
435

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עמוד 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.
עמוד 382 - But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people...
עמוד 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.
עמוד 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.
עמוד 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.
עמוד 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.
עמוד 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.
עמוד 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.
עמוד 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.
עמוד 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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