Women and the shaping of British Methodism: Persistent preachers, 1807-1907

A response to the prominent Methodist historian David Hempton?s call to analyse women?s experience within Methodism, this book is the first to deal with British Methodist women preachers over the entire nineteenth century.The author covers women preachers in Wesley?s lifetime, the reason why some Me...

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Main Author: Lloyd, Jennifer M.
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Manchester Manchester University Press 2010
In:Year: 2010
Reviews:[Rezension von: Lloyd, Jennifer M., Women and the Shaping of British Methodism: Persistent Preachers, 1807-1907] (2012) (Jones, Margaret)
Women and the shaping of British Methodism. Persistent preachers, 1807–1907. By Jennifer M. Lloyd. (Gender in History.) Pp. x+305 incl. 2 figs. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2009. £60. 978 0 7190 7885 9 (2011) (Madden, Deborah)
Series/Journal:Gender in History
Gender in History Ser
Further subjects:B Great Britain ; Church history ; 19th century
B Electronic books
B Methodist Church (Great Britain) ; Clergy ; History ; 19th century
B Methodist women ; Great Britain ; History ; 19th century
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Summary:A response to the prominent Methodist historian David Hempton?s call to analyse women?s experience within Methodism, this book is the first to deal with British Methodist women preachers over the entire nineteenth century.The author covers women preachers in Wesley?s lifetime, the reason why some Methodist sects allowed women to preach and others did not, and the experience of Bible Christian and Primitive Methodist female evangelists before 1850. She also describes the many other ways in which women supported their chapel communities. The book also includes discussion of the careers of mid-ce
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ISBN:0719078857