Origin of revivalism
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This was the second great period of revivalism in New England.
A more complete parallel to the consequences of revivalism in Italy could not be found.Renaissance in Italy Vol. 3
John Addington Symonds
But the advocate of revivalism quite misses the true significance of the fact.Religion & Sex
Revivalism was therefore the distinct outgrowth of Puritanism, the expression of its individualistic spirit.
We shall have to consider later what useful purpose (if any) is served by this free-and-easy use of the dialect of revivalism.God and Mr. Wells
- a movement, esp an evangelical Christian one, that seeks to reawaken faith
- the tendency or desire to revive former customs, styles, etc
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