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By Kenneth J. Collins

A actual Christian: The lifetime of John Wesley fills a void in to be had books in Wesleyan reports by means of supplying a short, stable biography that makes a speciality of Wesley himself. whereas exploring Wesley's ancestry, start, demise, and each significant biographical and theological occasion among, Collins additionally explores the subject matter of John Wesley's religious development and maturation.

Wesley got here to the belief that actual Christians are these whose inward (and outward) lives were remodeled via the bountiful sanctifying grace of God -- what he termed actual Christianity--and this he strove to procure for himself. actual Christianity, as Wesley understood it, embraces either works of piety and mercy, the individual and the social.

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