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Preaching, social concern, missions, ecumenicity were among the major emphases of Pietism.
Calvin on Predestination
A Survey of the History of Biblical Interpretation on Money and Wealth
Everybody's talking about money but few agree. What are they saying, and why?
Philanthropy &Piety in Early 20th Century Chicago
Oliver Cromwell and the Effort to Save the Waldensians
Waldensians and the Modern Era
The evangelist converted mass evangelism.
Selections from William Booth's bold proposal for eliminating poverty
Contemporary officers continue the mission of William and Catherine Booth.
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August 20, 1153: Bernard of Clairvaux, French theologian, monastic reformer, and hymn writer (O Sacred Head Now Wounded), dies. His motto was "To Know Jesus and Jesus Crucified" (see issue 24: Bernard of Clairvaux).

August 20, 1745: Francis Asbury, one of the two first Methodist bishops in America (the other was Thomas Coke), is born in Birmingham, England (see issue 45: Camp Meetings and Circuit Riders).

August 20, 1912: William Booth, founder and first General of the Salvation Army, dies (see issue ...

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