Called Unto Liberty, John Wesley: 1775, Founding Era Sermons John Wesley (1703-1791). Like his younger brother Charles, the founder of Methodism John Wesley was born...
John Wesley's "Calm Address to Our American Colonies" defended British oppression of the colonies, including taxation without representation.
This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood, is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied to stay where wisdom abounds and Gospel is free. -- Richard Allen, former slave, America's first Methodist Bishop.