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In our experience the preparation done before the trip enhances the journey. Take advantage of your church and public libraries, and local bookstores for further materials which will assist you in familiarizing yourself with the history, culture and sites of the British Isles. The following books will heighten your knowledge of John Wesley, Church History and the Literary culture of Great Britain.

Davey, Cyril. John Wesley and the Methodists. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1985.

Heitzenrater, Richard P. Wesley and the People Called Methodists. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 2001.

Dallimore, Arnold. Susanna Wesley: The Mother of John and Charles Wesley. Baker Book House, 1993.

Tabraham, Barrie. The Making of Methodism. Epworth Press, 1995.

Wakefield, Gordon. Methodist Spirituality. Epworth Press, 1999.

Demaray, Donald, ed. Wesley's Daily Prayers: Prayers for Every Day in the Year. Bristol House, 1998.

Pellowe, Susan, ed. A Wesley Family Book of Days. Renard Productions, 1994.

Rueben, Job, ed. A Wesleyan Spiritual Journey. Abingdon Press, 1997.

Beasley-Topliffe, Keith, ed. A Longing for Holiness. Upper Room Books, 1997.

The John Wesley Story. London: Foundry Press, 1985.

Heitzenrater, Richard P. The Elusive Mr. Wesley, Vol. I and II Nashville: Abigdon Press, 1984.

Lawson, John. The Wesley Hymns. Michigan: Francis Asbury Press, 1987.

Veall, Donald. Literary Walks of Britain. Great Britain: Select Books, 1992.

If you would like to recommend additional resources (books, videos or websites) to be added to the British Isles Bibliography please list them under 'comments' on the Request Information Form. Thank you for sharing.


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