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Description - The Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion by Alan Harding

This is the first detailed study of the operation of the Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion, an important group in early Methodism. Alan Harding explores how the Connexion developed locally; the identity of its preachers and their training; the religious and social origins of those who joined its congregations; and the relationship between central direction and local initiative. The book examines the Connexion's attitudes to the Church of England and also to Dissent, to whose revival in the later eighteenth century it made a significant contribution. It considers the Connexion's relationship with other sections of the Revival, and reflects on the doctrinal issues that divided it from Weleyan Methodism.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780198263692
ISBN-10: 0198263694
Format: Hardback
(224mm x 144mm x 26mm)
Pages: 432
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 2-Oct-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Alan Harding

Alan Harding was formely a member of the Senior Civil Service. He is now a parish priest in Hertfordshire

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