And in time, fair-minded and thoughtful methodists will cry, “Enough!”
Had some good singing on board by methodists; got out at Portland and had a most delicious bath before dinner.
Most of them seem to have been methodists, and they had a preacher of that denomination with them.
The year after Mr. Whitefield returned from Georgia, 1739, was a wonderful year for the methodists.
His abuse of you and your friends, and the methodists, is more than I can stand.
One wouldn't mind if the methodists didn't laugh so about it.
At this date the methodists had the most pretentious church in the city.
There is ample room there for several; there is no lack of Independents and methodists at Leeds.
I wondered if, in that spirit region, there would be any methodists.
When about fifteen years of age the methodists had a big revival at Mount Tabor, a neighboring country church.
"One of a new kind of puritans lately arisen, so called from their profession to live by rules and in constant method" [Johnson]. Protestant religious sect founded 1729 at Oxford University by John and Charles Wesley, took that name almost from inception, but it had been used since at least 1686 for various new methods of worship. Related: Methodism.
A Protestant denomination founded by the English clergyman John Wesley and his brother Charles Wesley in the eighteenth century. Methodists are generally flexible in doctrine and in church organization, and stress the social responsibility of Christians. Next to the Baptists, Methodists are the most numerous group of Protestants in the United States.