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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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May 24, 1089 (traditional date): Archbishop of Canterbury, scholar, and church reformer Lanfranc dies. Known primarily for his development of the doctrine of transubstantiation, in which the eucharistic bread and wine become Christ's body and blood, he also educated brilliant scholar Anselm and future pope Alexander II.

May 24, 1543: Polish astronomer and cleric Nicolas Copernicus dies in Poland. His heliocentric (sun-centered) concept of the solar system was radical, though not unheard of before ...

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