The accidental revolutionary: George Whitefield and the creation of America

Beginnings -- Launching the ministry -- A new birth of freedom -- A revolutionary message -- Controversy : "I'm just getting started" -- Bishop bashing -- New England : overthrow or unify? -- Between two extremes -- Good king, bad king -- Church and state -- France, Rome, and hell --...

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Main Author: Mahaffey, Jerome Dean
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Waco, Tex. Baylor University Press 2011
In:Year: 2011
Reviews:[Rezension von: Mahaffey, Jerome Dean, The Accidental Revolutionary: George Whitefield and the Creation of America] (2013) (Geissler, Suzanne)
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Whitefield, George 1714-1770
B Whitefield, George 1714-1770 / Revolutionary War
Further subjects:B Whitefield, George 1714-1770
B Biography
B Whitefield, George 1714-1770 Influence
B United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Religious aspects
Online Access: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Verlag)
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Summary:Beginnings -- Launching the ministry -- A new birth of freedom -- A revolutionary message -- Controversy : "I'm just getting started" -- Bishop bashing -- New England : overthrow or unify? -- Between two extremes -- Good king, bad king -- Church and state -- France, Rome, and hell -- Reprisal from the Church of England -- The deep laid plot -- Preaching himself to death -- Whitefield's legacy -- A political man
Item Description:Includes index
ISBN:1602583919