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Charles Grandison Finney: The Social Implications of His Ministry

  title={Charles Grandison Finney: The Social Implications of His Ministry},
  author={C. G. Finney},
  • C. G. Finney
  • Published 2015
  • INTRODUCTION Charles Grandison Finney (1792-1875) was by all accounts one of the most remarkable persons in nineteenth-century American religious history. Even the most cursory reading of his life and influence would cause one to agree with Perry Miller's assessment of the impact of Finney's Lectures on Revivals of Religion that "No religious leader in America since Edwards had commanded such attention; no one was to do it again until Dwight Moody."' But it is possible to go further and to see… CONTINUE READING


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    A Life of j ohn Calvin (Oxfo rd
    • Basil Blackwell Ltd.,
    • 1991
    Among Finney's converts this gospel released a mighty impulse toward social reform.
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    • 1973