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Awakening

Nicholas Hope

in German and Scandinavian Protestantism 1700-1918

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269946
eISBN:
9780191600647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269943.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Describes a broad religious awakening in German lands amongst Lutherans and the Reformed and in Lutheran Scandinavia (c.1780–1850). Disruption of the old communal parish order of dependent ... More


Protestant Autobiography in the Seventeenth-Century Anglophone World

Kathleen Lynch

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199643936
eISBN:
9780191738876
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643936.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Autobiographical narrative is seldom viewed as a catalyst for the social and political upheavals of mid‐seventeenth#x2010;century England and its colonies. This book argues that it should be. ... More


Will Revival Come?

Joen A. Carpenter

in Revive Us Again: The Reawakening of American Fundamentalism

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195129076
eISBN:
9780199853274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195129076.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Repeatedly, and with growing intensity, fundamentalists called for and looked longingly toward a spiritual quickening in the churches and a great religious awakening in their land. Fundamentalist ... More


Religious Enlightenment and Awakening: Historical Consciousness and Protestant Identity

Andrew Kloes

in The German Awakening: Protestant Renewal after the Enlightenment, 1815-1848

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190936860
eISBN:
9780190936891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936860.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines how a distinctive historical consciousness informed how awakened Protestants understood their religious beliefs and activities. An intrinsic problem that is common to the ... More


Introduction

Andrew Kloes

in The German Awakening: Protestant Renewal after the Enlightenment, 1815-1848

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190936860
eISBN:
9780190936891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936860.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter introduces the topic of the book, the “Awakening movement” (Erweckungsbewegung) in German Protestantism, by discussing the claims that were made by many German and other European church ... More


Conclusion

Andrew Kloes

in The German Awakening: Protestant Renewal after the Enlightenment, 1815-1848

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190936860
eISBN:
9780190936891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936860.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter concludes the book by discussing how the Awakening movement may be conceptualized in five ways. The Awakening was orthodox. It was a response against certain doctrinal and theological ... More


The German Awakening: Protestant Renewal after the Enlightenment, 1815-1848

Andrew Kloes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190936860
eISBN:
9780190936891
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936860.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Historians of modern German culture and church history refer to “the Awakening movement” (die Erweckungsbewegung) to describe a period in the history of German Protestantism between the end of the ... More


The Awakening and Preaching

Andrew Kloes

in The German Awakening: Protestant Renewal after the Enlightenment, 1815-1848

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190936860
eISBN:
9780190936891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936860.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines how many early nineteenth-century German Protestant clergy assumed that the gospel had become either neglected, forgotten, or misunderstood by most of the members of their ... More


The Origins of an Orthodox Ideologue: World War I and the Turn to Religion

in Nathan Birnbaum and Jewish Modernity: Architect of Zionism, Yiddishism, and Orthodoxy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804778732
eISBN:
9780804785006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804778732.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

In 1917, Nathan Birnbaum published a short booklet called Divrei ha-oylim (Words of the Ascenders). The booklet signaled Birnbaum's religious conversion—to Orthodoxy. This unexpected turn can be ... More


Hasidic Commentary on the Torah

Ora Wiskind-Elper

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764128
eISBN:
9781800343405
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764128.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Hasidism, a movement of religious awakening and social reform, originated in the mid-eighteenth century. After two and a half centuries of crisis, upheaval, and renewal, it remains a vibrant way of ... More


George Whitefield Awakens New York City

Joyce D. Goodfriend

in Who Should Rule at Home?: Confronting the Elite in British New York City

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780801451270
eISBN:
9781501708046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451270.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter examines English evangelist George Whitefield's message of the “new birth” and how it came to resonate among a variety of New Yorkers, including adherents of the orthodox Dutch Reformed ... More


Introduction

Ora Wiskind-Elper

in Hasidic Commentary on the Torah

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764128
eISBN:
9781800343405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764128.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter begins with information about Hasidism, which is a movement of religious awakening, spiritual innovation, and social reform that originated in mid-eighteenth-century Ukraine. It ... More


Jonathan Edwards

Russell B. Goodman

in American Philosophy before Pragmatism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199577545
eISBN:
9780191802621
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577545.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Edwards forged a system of metaphysics, ethics, and history that incorporated Puritan Christianity and Newtonian science, while confronting the new philosophies of Descartes, Locke, Hutcheson, and ... More


Revival in the Low Countries

Hugh Kennedy

in Early Evangelicalism: A Reader

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199916955
eISBN:
9780190258368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199916955.003.0024
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter presents excerpts from Hugh Kennedy's A Short Account of the Rise and Continuing Progress of a Remarkable Work of Grace in the United Netherlands (1752). Kennedy linked the 1742 revivals ... More


Revival at Kilsyth, Scotland

James Robe

in Early Evangelicalism: A Reader

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199916955
eISBN:
9780190258368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199916955.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter presents excerpts from James Robe's A Faithful Narrative of the Extraordinary Work of the Spirit of God, at Kilsyth, and Other Congregations in the Neighbourhood, Near Glasgow, a ... More


Mao's Fisnal Crusade: Purifying the Revolutionary Tradition

Elizabeth J. Perry

in Anyuan: Mining China's Revolutionary Tradition

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780520271890
eISBN:
9780520954038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520271890.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter provides a novel interpretation of the Cultural Revolution as a quasi-religious movement in which the Anyuan parable figured centrally, and it argues that this invested China's ... More


Revival at Cambuslang, Scotland

William McCulloch

in Early Evangelicalism: A Reader

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199916955
eISBN:
9780190258368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199916955.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter presents excerpts from The Glasgow Weekly History: Or, An Account of the Most Remarkable Particulars Relating to the Progress of the Gospel, a letter written by the Scottish minister ... More


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