Each of the chapters, seven in the first volume and eight in the second, has a theme, and they control the narrative. From volume 1 these chapters flow:
Membership rose rapidly among Baptist and Methodist congregations whose preachers led the movement. It was past its peak by the s. It was a reaction against skepticism, deismand rational Christianity, and was especially attractive to young women.
Many converts believed that the Awakening heralded a new millennial age.
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The Second Great Awakening stimulated the establishment of many reform movements designed to remedy the evils of society before the anticipated Second Coming of Jesus Christ.
The principal innovation produced by the revivals was the camp meeting. When assembled in a field or at the edge of a forest for a prolonged religious meeting, the participants transformed the site into a camp meeting. Singing and preaching was the main activity for several days.
The revivals were often intense and created intense emotions. Some fell away but many if not most became permanent church members.
The Methodists and Baptists made them one of the evangelical signatures of the denomination. The movement sought to reform the church and unite Christians.
Stone and Alexander Campbell each independently developed similar approaches to the Christian faith, seeking to restore the whole Christian church, on the pattern set forth in the New Testament.
Both groups believed that creeds kept Christianity divided. They joined in fellowship in with a handshake. They were united, among other things, in the belief that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, that churches celebrate the Lord's Supper on the first day of each weekand that baptism of adult believersby immersion in water, is a necessary condition for Salvation.
The Restoration Movement began as two separate threads, each of which initially developed without the knowledge of the other, during the Second Great Awakening in the early 19th century. The first, led by Barton W.
The group called themselves simply Christians. Because the founders wanted to abandon all denominational labels, they used the biblical names for the followers of Jesus that they found in the Bible. One historian of the movement has argued that it was primarily a unity movement, with the restoration motif playing a subordinate role.
Three modern groups claim the Stone Campbell movement as their roots: Some see divisions in the movement as the result of the tension between the goals of restoration and ecumenism, with the Churches of Christ and Christian churches and churches of Christ resolving the tension by stressing restoration while the Christian Church Disciples of Christ resolved the tension by stressing ecumenism.
The movement's history is characterized by intense controversy and persecution in reaction to some of the its unique doctrines and practices. Joseph Smith gained a small following in the late s as he was dictating the Book of Mormonwhich he said was a translation of words found on a set of golden plates that had been buried near his home by an indigenous American prophet.
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