English CALVINIST and one of the most powerful Preachers ever. After an EVANGELICAL CONVERSION he was ordained but his first SERMON led to a complaint to his BISHOP that he had driven fifteen people mad. Closely associated with the John and Charles WESLEY, in the early years, they eventually disagreed on theological issues.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • George Whitefield — Church of England preacher and evangelist and a founder of Methodism Born December 16, 1714 (1714 12 16) (O.S …   Wikipedia

  • George Whitfield Crabb — (* 22. Februar 1804 in Botetourt County, Virginia; † 15. August 1846 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) war ein US amerikanischer Offizier, Richter und Politiker (Whig Party). Biografie George Whitfield Crabb besuchte öffentliche Schulen und zog dann …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Whitfield Andrews — (* 19. Januar 1861 in Wayne/Ohio; † 18. August 1932in Honolulu/Hawaii) war ein US amerikanischer, Komponist, Organist und Musikpädagoge. Andrews kam im Alter von sechs Jahren mit seinen Eltern nach Oberlin und besuchte von 1869 bis 1879 das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Whitfield Crabb — (February 22, 1804 August 15, 1846) was a U.S. Representative from Alabama.Born in Botetourt County, Virginia, Crabb attended the public schools.He moved to Tuscaloosa, Alabama.Crabb was elected assistant secretary of the State senate and… …   Wikipedia

  • George A. Neeley — George Arthur Neeley (* 1. August 1879 in Detroit, Pike County, Illinois; † 1. Januar 1919 in Hutchinson, Kansas) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Zwischen 1912 und 1915 vertrat er den siebten Wahlbezirk des Bundesstaates Kansas im US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Lisle (Baptist) — George Lisle Liele, or Leile, or George Sharp (1750 1820) was an African American and emancipated slave from Virginia who became the founding Pastor of the First African Baptist Church, in Savannah, Georgia (USA), and the first Baptist missionary …   Wikipedia

  • George Baird — George Hetzel Baird (* 5. März 1907 in Grand Island, Nebraska; † 4. September 2004 in Rhinebeck, New York) war ein US amerikanischer Sprinter und Olympiasieger, der in den späten 1920er Jahren im 400 Meter Lauf erfolgreich war. Er startete für… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Rhoden — Informations Discipline(s) 400 m et …   Wikipédia en Français

  • George Bowden (Australian politician) — George James Bowden (17 March 1888 ndash; 8 June 1962) was an Australian soldier and politician.Early lifeBowden was born at Moyhu, Victoria to farmer William Henry Bowden and Catherine Christina, nee McCalman. He attended the Whitfield and… …   Wikipedia

  • Whitfield Cook — George Whitfield Cook III. ( * Orange, Nueva Jersey, EE.UU., 9 de abril de 1909) es un famoso guionista y escritor estadounidense. Es conocido en su país sobre todo como director de teatro y dramaturgo; existe incluso un premio para la producción …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.