John Wesley

John Wesley


Born
in Epworth, Lincolnshire, The United Kingdom
June 28, 1703

Died
March 02, 1791

Genre

Influences


John Wesley is recognized as the founder of Methodism. An acclaimed preacher, Wesley travelled extensively on horseback and drew large crowds for his outdoor sermons. A contemporary of William Wilberforce, Wesley was a strong voice opposing slavery in England and the United States. His influence upon modern Christianity can be seen by the large number of Methodist organizations in the Wesleyan tradition all over the world.

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John Wesley's Sermons: An A...

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A Plain Account of Christia...

3.85 avg rating — 306 ratings — published 1844
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How To Pray: The Best of Jo...

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John Wesley

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4.14 avg rating — 119 ratings — published 1979 — 8 editions
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The Journal of John Wesley

4.05 avg rating — 158 ratings — published 1789 — 32 editions
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The Holy Spirit and Power

3.89 avg rating — 47 ratings — published 1977 — 8 editions
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The Works of John Wesley (7...

4.43 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 1774 — 28 editions
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Complete Bible Commentary:

4.30 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1990 — 14 editions
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Wesley's 52 Standard Sermons

4.31 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1988
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Predestination Calmly Consi...

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“Do all the good you can,
By all the means you can,
In all the ways you can,
In all the places you can,
At all the times you can,
To all the people you can,
As long as ever you can.”
John Wesley

“Unless God has raised you up for this very thing, you will be worn out by the opposition of men and devils. But if God be for you, who can be against you? Are all of them together stronger than God? O be not weary of well doing!”
John Wesley

“What one generation tolerates, the next generation will embrace.”
John Wesley