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Selina, Countess of Huntingdon

Gladys Stanley

Selina, Countess of Huntingdon

by Gladys Stanley

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Published by Chichester Diocesan Fund and Board of Finance in Hove (9 Brunswick Sq., Hove, E. Sussex BN3 1EN) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Huntingdon, Selina Hastings, -- Countess of.,
  • Countess of Huntingdon"s Connexion -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gladys Stanley and Gillian Allen.
    ContributionsAllen, Gillian, 1943-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10p. :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18951922M

    Selina Countess of Huntingdon by Faith Cook Published by Banner of Truth Trust. A new rival to Seymour’s work. Faith Cook is well-known as a chronicler of the lives and times of Christian worthies of the past and her biography of Selina Countess of Huntingdon has been eagerly awaited. The work is a solid, sound, honest portrait. SELINA, COUNTESS OF HUNTINGDON. PJtOCltEDIN('}S. FAJV\FHLETs, &c., oN JV\ETHODISJV\. IN THE 80DLEIAN LIBRARY PART II. Yet there occur in almost every book Specks which the nicest taste must overlook, For neither always will the minstrel's lyre.

      The Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion is one of the most interesting phenomena in the history of Non-Conformity and one of the most neglected strands in the history of the Evangelical Revival. The book is based on author's comprehensive and original research of hitherto unknown : Alan Harding. Deeply admired by contemporaries such as King George III, Henry Venn and George Whitefield (who described her as ‘all in a flame for Jesus’), Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon left an indelible mark on the Evangelical Awakening of the Eighteenth Century.

      Countess OneSearch is the name of our library's online catalogue, and is named after Selina, Countess of Huntingdon from whom the College took its new name in , when it became co-educational. (See A History of Huntingdon College, by Rhoda Coleman Ellison, University of Alabama Press, )Author: Eric A. Kidwell. The Library of Congress believes that many of the papers in the Detroit Publishing Company collection are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse. For example, all photos published in the U.S. more than 95 years ago are in the public domain.


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Selina, Countess of Huntingdon by Gladys Stanley Download PDF EPUB FB2

Yet it is "Selina, Countess of Huntingdon: Her Pivotal Role in the 18th Century Evangelical Awakening" by Faith Cook that adds the human details behind the deeds of faith. Faith Cook’s biographical skill has only increased with each book she writes, so it was with eagerness that I dived into her book on the by: 1.

Selina, Countess of Huntingdon book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Deeply admired by such contemporaries as King George /5. Book Description. Countess of Huntingdon book Deeply admired by contemporaries such as King George III, Henry Venn and George Whitefield (who described her as ‘all in a flame for Jesus’), Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon left an indelible mark on the Evangelical Awakening of the Eighteenth : Faith Cook.

Selina Countess of Huntingdon Conversion. Selina is married to Theophilus Hastings, the Earl of Huntingdon. Two of her sisters-in-law, Lady Margaret Hastings, and Lady Elizabeth Hastings are fond of the Oxford Methodists, (John and Charles Wesley, George Whitefield, Benjamin Ingham).

Due to a personal bout with a severe illness and becoming bored with the life of a royal, the countess gains a. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Catherwood, Elizabeth.

Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon. London: Evangelical Library, © (OCoLC)   Selina book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion is one of the most interesting phenomena in 5/5.

Buy Selina: Countess of Huntingdon 1st Edition by Cook, Faith (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(10). Deeply admired Selina contemporaries such as King George III, Henry Venn and George Whitefield (who described her as 'all in a flame for Jesus'), Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon () left an indelible mark on the Evangelical Awakening of the Eighteenth Century.

Closely involved for nearly forty years with the leaders of the burgeoning Methodist movement, she gave herself unstintingly. The magnificent moving of God’s Spirit throughout Great Britain during Selina’s time is breathtaking to behold and makes one long for a similar revival in our land.

Yet, the most compelling part of Selina’s story is the undeniable fact that one person can be of great use for the Kingdom. Selina live. Selina, Countess of Huntingdon, is one of the first, if not the first, woman in Christian history to found her own denomination.

She was well connected with a number of Christian leaders of her time, such as John and Charles Wesley and John Fletcher of Madeley. In this unique and well-written book, Alan Harding paints a lively picture of one of the most lively and interesting characters of.

When Selina was forced out of the Church of England inher chapels collectively became known as ‘the Countess of Huntingdon’s Connexion’ and in they numbered a hundred and sixteen.

As she reached her eighties this courageous old woman could still be found at her desk for eight hours a day. Selina lived with her eyes upon the Prize of Jesus Christ and endeavored to give whatever resources she had available for His use and pleasure. This alone makes her worthy of our admiration and respect.

Yet, "Selina, Countess of Huntingdon" is a treasure trove of biographical anecdotes on 5/5(9). Selina Hastings was born on Augthe daughter of Lord Washington Shirley and Lady Mary Shirley. A child of privilege, she spent her childhood in Leicestershire and her family’s Irish estates.

In she married Theophilus Hastings, the ninth Earl of Huntingdon, and this marriage gave her the title Countess of Huntingdon. Selina Hastings, countess of Huntingdon, central figure in the evangelical revival in 18th-century England, who founded the Countess of Huntingdon’s Connexion, a sect of Calvinistic Methodists.

The daughter of Washington Shirley, 2nd Earl Ferrers, Selina in married Theophilus Hastings, 9th. The Countess of Huntingdon’s chapel in Bath. Currently, the Museum of Bath Architecture, owned & run by the Bath Preservation Trust.

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Selina, Countess of Huntingdon. [Alan Harding] -- The Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion is one of the most interesting phenomena in the history of Non-Conformity and one of the most neglected strands in the history of the Evangelical Revival. Alan. Faith has written of her childhood in China in Troubled Journey, and has authored several other books published by the Trust, including Sound of Trumpets, Singing in the Fire, and two major biographies – Selina, Countess of Huntingdon and William Grimshaw of Haworth.

Selina Countess of Huntingdon by Faith Cook, BOT, £ A new rival to Seymour’s work Faith Cook is well-known as a chronicler of the lives and times of Christian worthies of the past and her biography of Selina Countess of Huntington has been eagerly awaited. The work is a solid, sound, honest portrait.

Selina Countess of Huntingdon [] $ $ Book Description: Deeply admired by contemporaries such as King George III, Henry Venn and George Whitefield (who described her as 'all in a flame for Jesus'), Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon left an indelible mark on the Evangelical Awakening of the Eighteenth Century.

There have been a number of biographies written about Selina Hastings. My top recommendation, and the only one still in print and widely available, is Selina Countess of Huntingdon by Faith Cook. It’s from her book that most of my information was drawn.

Entry for 'Huntingdon, Selina, Countess of' - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature - One of 8 Bible encyclopedias freely available, this encyclopedia, with it's nea entries and 17 millin words, dwarfs modern Bible encyclopedias with the depth of knowledge.Selina, Countess of Huntingdon was a powerful force for good in the religious revival of the 18th century.

InLady Huntington joined the first Methodist society in Fetter Lane, London. She supported the work of John Wesley and George Whitefield, she founded many Chapels in Memorial ID: View Source.Selina, Countess of Huntingdon (24 August – 17 June ) was an English religious leader who played a prominent part in the religious revival of the 18th century and the Methodist movement in England and Wales, and has left an affiliated group of churches (Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion) in England and in Sierra Leone in Africa.

She played a major role in financing and guiding.