George Whitefield

Short Name: George Whitefield
Full Name: Whitefield, George, 1714-1770
Birth Year: 1714
Death Year: 1770

Wikipedia Biography

George Whitefield (; 27 December [O.S. 16 December] 1714 – 30 September 1770), also spelled Whitfield, was an English Anglican cleric and evangelist who was one of the founders of Methodism and the evangelical movement. Whitefield received widespread recognition during his ministry; he preached at least 18,000 times to perhaps 10 million listeners in Great Britain and the American colonies. Whitefield could enthrall large audiences through a potent combination of drama, religious rhetoric, and imperial pride.

Texts by George Whitefield (11)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
Ah! lovely appearance of death, No sight upon earth is so fairGeorge Whitefield (Author)English1
Awake, and sing the songRev. Geo. Whitefield (Alterer)English5
Hark the herald angels sing, Jesus the light of the worldGeorge Whitefield, 1714-1770 (Alterer)English1
Hark! the herald angels sing Glory to the new-born KingRev. G. Whitefield, 1714-1770 (Alterer)English36
How blest is our brother, bereftWhitefield (Author)English1
Lord, how Mysterious are thy Ways!Whitefield (Author)English3
Love divine, all loves excelling, Joy of heaven, to earth come downWhitefield (Author)English5
O come, thou wounded Lamb of GodGeorge Whitefield (1714-1770) (Alterer)English1
Oid un son en alta esferaGeorge Whitefield, 1714-1770 (Alterer)Spanish5
Rise, my soul, and stretch thy wingsWhitefield (Author)English4
Shall I, for fear of feeble manGeorge Whitefield (Author)English1

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