This seminary-level course examines the development of Methodism in a global context, linking the past to the present and the local to the global, offering a broad and in-depth understanding of the Wesleyan tradition.
This academic resource is intended for the training of clergy and other church leaders. While it is suitable for any group that wants to look in-depth at Methodist origins, some groups may wish to use the lay education version from the Wesley Ministry Network, Methodist Identity Part 1: Our Story.
- Lectures by 22 of the world’s leading Methodist scholars
- 12 video lessons on download or DVD
- Study Guide and Wesley Reader PDFs on download or CD
Available on download and DVD/CD. Please select format below.
Note: If you choose the download version, each video will be available for download individually. All the files together are 4.8 GB, so you may wish to save everything to a flash drive. Upon purchase, you will receive an email that includes your receipt and download links. Please save this email for future use if you do not download all the files at once. If you do not receive this email, please check your spam or junk mail folder and search for wesleyseminary.edu. All files will be available for download for one year from date of purchase.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are unable to send DVD orders. Downloads and PDFs are still available.