For the first time in history, this timely landmark volume brings together contributions from the leading scholars working on the life and work of Charles Wesley.
Title of bookCharles Wesley : life, literature and legacy
Pagination245 - 263
Place of publicationPeterborough, Vic.
NotesContents: Charles Wesley and his biographers / Gareth Lloyd -- Charles Wesley and the eighteenth century / Jeremy Gregory -- Charles Wesley and early Methodism / Henry D. Rack -- Brothers in arms: the partnership of John and Charles Wesley / John A. Newton -- Charles Wesley and Susanna / Charles Wallace -- Charles Wesley and the preachers / John Lenton -- Charles Wesley and John Fletcher / Peter Forsaith -- Charles Wesley and his children / Philip Olleson -- Charles Wesley, Catholicism and anti-Catholicism / Peter Nockles -- Charles Wesley and a window to the East / S T Kimbrough Jr -- Charles Wesley and Calvinism / Geoffrey Wainwright -- 'I preached at the cross, as usual': Charles Wesley and redemption / John R. Tyson -- Balsamic virtue: healing imagery in Charles Wesley / Robert Webster -- 'The suffering members sympathise': constructing the sympathetic self in the hymns of Charles Wesley / Joanna Cruickshank -- Charles Wesley, theologian / Ted A. Campbell -- Charles Wesley and the revival of the doctrine of the Trinity: a Methodist contribution to modern theology / Jason E. Vickers -- Charles Wesley and the language of faith / Paul Wesley Chilcote -- Charles Wesley's sermons / Kenneth G.C. Newport -- The letters of Charles Wesley / Gareth Lloyd -- Charles Wesley's shorthand / Oliver A. Beckerlegge (with Kenneth G.C. Newport) -- The hymns of Charles Wesley and the poetic tradition / J.R. Watson -- The metamorphosis of Charles Wesley's Christmas hymns, 1739-88 / Frank Baker -- The influence of Charles Wesley on contemporary hymnody / Andrew Pratt -- The musical Charles Wesley / Carlton R. Young -- Charles Wesley's spirituality / Martin Groves -- 'A most solemn season of love': Charles Wesley and marriage in early Methodism / Anna M. Lawrence -- Purge the preachers: the Wesleys and quality control / Richard P. Heitzenrater -- Charles Wesley and contemporary theology / Susan J. White.
Publication classificationB1.1 Book chapter; B Book chapter
Copyright notice2007, Epworth Press
Editor/Contributor(s)K Newport, T Campbell