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Published by Christian Journals Ltd. in a[Belfast .
Written in English

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SeriesWesley Historical Society Lecture -- 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination40p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15545495M

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The Methodist Church in Ireland (Ulster-Scots: Methody Kirk in Airlann, Irish: Eaglais Mheitidisteach in Éirinn) is a Wesleyan Methodist church that operates across both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland on an all-Ireland basis. It is the fourth largest Christian denomination in Northern Ireland. For the year ending 31 December , there were Classification: Protestant. The majority of the native Irish, though capable of speaking English, tended to speak Irish among themselves and to think in Irish. Most of them, though intrigued by the curious practice of preaching in market-places, fields and barns, probably assumed that the Methodists were preaching to ‘their own people', i.e. Church of Ireland people. Methodism and the Irish Palatines by D.A. Levistone Cooney Early in the first Methodist preacher to visit Limerick came to that city attracted by the fact that a detachment of the Black Watch had been moved there from Dublin, and had a . Methodist Historical Society Bulletin Read about ‘The Place of Methodism in the History of Christianity by Prof. William Abraham; 'Methody James' Hunter of Doagh, by Maureen Conley The Diaries of Rachel Wood Wolfe.

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