By Thomas S. Kidd
Based at the author’s complete experiences of Whitefield’s unique sermons, journals, and letters, this wonderful heritage chronicles the exceptional upward thrust of the trailblazer of the good Awakening. Whitefield’s management function one of the new evangelicals of the eighteenth century and his many non secular disputes are meticulously coated, as are his significant legacies and the everlasting marks he left on evangelical Christian religion. it's arguably the main balanced biography thus far of a arguable spiritual chief who, although particularly unknown three hundred years after his delivery, was once a real vast in his day and is still a massive determine in America’s history.
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