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Heitzenrater, Richard P. 1939-

Overview
Works: 82 works in 236 publications in 7 languages and 3,946 library holdings
Genres: Diaries  History  Biography  Church history  Sermons  Conference papers and proceedings  Exhibition catalogs  Portraits  Records and correspondence  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: BX8217, B
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Most widely held works about Richard P Heitzenrater
 
Most widely held works by Richard P Heitzenrater
Wesley and the people called Methodists by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This survey of the Wesleyan movement in the eighteenth century is the story of many people whose lives and thoughts are woven together in the developing theology, organizations, and mission of Methodism. Wesley's own pilgrimage of faith is, of course, central to the emergence of Methodism, but we also see the contributions of many others, friends and critics alike, whose lives and thoughts helped shape the movement. Conflict as well as courage helped forge the distinctive Wesleyan emphases that constituted for them the "scripture way of salvation." We see the evolution of practical ways to nourish "holiness of heart and life" through the development of societies and schools, classes and bands, conferences and clinics, and many other forms of organization and mission that eventually secure Methodism into the social and religious fabric of British society."--Jacket
The elusive Mr. Wesley by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of an Oxford Methodist, Benjamin Ingham, 1733-1734 by Benjamin Ingham( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wesley's sermons : an anthology by John Wesley( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sermons delivered by Methodist pastor John Wesley in the eighteenth century
John Wesley his own biographer by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new Wesley biography published at the tricentennial of his birth. The aim of this book is simple: it is an attempt to get to know the real John Wesley. The author explains why getting to know the real Wesley seems so difficult and describes the principles of such a quest. The first part contains material written by Wesley himself. The second part contains material written by Wesley's contemporaries, who describe, defend, and/or attack him on a number of points. The third part describes Wesley's fate at the hands of biographers and other writers since his day, starting with the eulogists and tracing the main currents of Wesley studies into the twenty-first century. This book describes Wesley as he saw himself and as he was seen by both admirers and detractors. It gives a history of the biographies written about Wesley and provides a distillation of the primary documents written by and about Wesley. It includes an index and a bibliography
Mirror and memory : reflections on early Methodism by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poor and the people called Methodists, 1729-1999 by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the progression of Methodist's views toward poverty-stricken individuals between 1729 and 1999
The elusive Mr. Wesley by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new Wesley biography published at the tricentennial of his birth. The aim of this book is simple: it is an attempt to get to know the real John Wesley. The author explains why getting to know the real Wesley seems so difficult and describes the principles of such a quest. The first part contains material written by Wesley himself. The second part contains material written by Wesley's contemporaries, who describe, defend, and/or attack him on a number of points. The third part describes Wesley's fate at the hands of biographers and other writers since his day, starting with the eulogists and tracing the main currents of Wesley studies into the twenty-first century. This book describes Wesley as he saw himself and as he was seen by both admirers and detractors. It gives a history of the biographies written about Wesley and provides a distillation of the primary documents written by and about Wesley. It includes an index and a bibliography
John Wesley as seen by contemporaries and biographers by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exact likeness : the portraits of John Wesley / Ricard P. Heitzenrater by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique pictorial art history book that describes John Wesley's legacy through the many portraits and sculptures that attempt his exact likeness, in life and in death
Journal and diaries by John Wesley( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of John Wesley by John Wesley( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers information on John Wesley (1703-1791), the founder of the Methodist Church. Recounts his opinions on such topics as music, medicine, and longevity. Includes sample sermons and journal excerpts. Provides ordering information for the works of John Wesley on CD-ROM, available from Segen Corporation
Wesley in America : an exhibition celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of John Wesley : February 3-April 11, 2003( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Faithful unto death" : last years and legacy of John Wesley : catalogue of an exhibition in the Elizabeth Perkins Prothro Galleries commemorating the bicentenary of John Wesley's death by Richard P Heitzenrater( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal and diaries by John Wesley( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermons and hymns of John Wesley by John Wesley( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the following selections from The works of John Wesley, published by Abingdon Press: v. 1-4, Sermons I-IV and v. 7, A collection of hymns for the use of the people called Methodists
The works of John Wesley by John Wesley( Book )

in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of John Wesley by John Wesley( Book )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1787-91) by John Wesley( Book )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal and diaries VI, (1776-1786) by John Wesley( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Wesley and the people called Methodists
Alternative Names
Haichʻenreitʻŏ, Richʻyadŭ P. 1939-

Heitzenrater, Richard Paul 1939-

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John Wesley's sermons : an anthologyMirror and memory : reflections on early MethodismThe poor and the people called Methodists, 1729-1999The elusive Mr. WesleyJournal and diariesThe works of John WesleyJournal and diariesSermons and hymns of John Wesley