United Methodist Church

The Justification of the Methodist Episcopacy (1792)

This is from the notes by Bishops Coke and Asbury as found in the 1792 annotated Discipline of the Methodist Episcopal

United Methodist Church

Francis Asbury on what Schism is – and the necessity of separation (hint: to preserve right doctrine)

This is from Francis Asbury’s journal, 31 August 1796: I had a meeting with the leader in close confe¬≠rence, and

John Wesley

Unity is the Methodist Tradition – John Wesley

With minor various, these paragraphs goes back to the 1784 Book of Discipline, the very first one. This is from