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Finney's Christian Perfection
Finney and the heritage of Edwards
The five that people ask most often
Why would thousands come to hear him speak?
He insisted on thinking through his theology for himself—and often found himself out of step with his age.
The claimers and reclaimers of Jonathan Edwards
Newton joined those who laid the groundwork for British evangelicalism—from within the Established Church.
The tempest-tossed friendship of John Newton and William Cowper
For George MacDonald, belief in God and obedience to God went hand in hand.
Father of American revivalism
Irenic anti-Calvinist
Father of the Reformed faith
Historian Charles Hambrick-Stowe appeals to Calvin for UCC reform.
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August 17, 1635: Richard Mather arrives in Boston. He began the "Mather Dynasty" in New England Puritanism that also included his son, Cotton, and grandson, Increase (see issue 41: American Puritans).

August 17, 1761: William Carey, who would become a tremendously successful Baptist missionary to India, is born in Northamptonshire, England (see issue 36: William Carey).

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