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What hard evidence is there that Charles Wesley was Arminian?

Yes, there are claims that both John and Charles Wesley were Arminians, but more often than not it is the theology of John that is under discussion. “And can it be” is a wonderful example of how ...
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Is the book "The Supernatural Occurrences of John Wesley" a legitimate collection of Wesley's journal entries?

Yes, it appears to be a legitimate compilation from the writings of John Wesley. I haven't confirmed all of the many stories in Jennings' book, but I selected several and found them corroborated in ...
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What is Wesley's concept of Entire Sanctification?

What is Wesley's concept of Entire Sanctification? If that is the question that is posed, I will try to provide an answer. Wesley's brand of Christian perfection was a reviving of what he ...
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Did John Wesley reject the Athanasian Creed?

A Google Books search yielded only two documents from the time period you referenced that mention the Athanasian creed — and only one of them actually deals with Wesley's writings during that ...
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What does John Wesley mean by this phrase?

The Latin phrase translates as “Athanasius against the world.” Athanasius was a Christian theologian, a Church Father, and the chief defender of Trinitarianism against Arianism. He battled against ...
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What compelled John Wesley to take up the cause of Abolitionism?

You ask what compelled Wesley to take on slavery and become one of the early adopters of abolition. I found a somewhat lengthy and wordy paper on this subject and have extracted a few paragraphs that ...
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Did John Wesley use to pray in Latin due to the bad relationship with his wife?

I answered this question before the OP changed it to John Wesley. ================================================================== I could find no mention of a wife in the various articles ...
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What evidence is there to show that John Wesley and John Calvin did not believe that Jesus is Michael?

Regarding the partial quote "Michael may mean an angel; but I embrace the opinion of those who refer this to the person of Christ because it suits the subject best to represent him as standing forward ...
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Which denominations hold similar views to John Wesley on spiritual experiences?

I'll offer the perspective of a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Scripture Scripture is considered authoritative, we will be judged by what it teaches, and it is a clear ...
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What hard evidence is there that Charles Wesley was Arminian?

Actually there is quite a lot of evidence; start by reading his published journal for the years 1739-41, when he is in almost constant dialogue with Calvinistic Methodists like George Whitefield and ...
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Have any Wesleyan theologians compared Outler's Quadrilateral to PaRDeS?

As a United Methodist pastor for nearly forty years, a contemplative mystic, I have found PaRDeS to be illuminating in all facets of spirituality. In short, PaRDeS points to four ways of seeing the ...
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