Abel Stevens

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Abel Stevens
Engraving of Abel Stevens by Fitz Edwin Jones.
Engraving of Abel Stevens by Fitz Edwin Jones.
Born 1815
Died 1897
Nationality American
Occupation Methodist minister, editor, and author
Known for Books of Methodist religious history

Abel Stevens (1815–1897) was an American clergyman, editor, and author known for his books on Methodist religious history. He wrote History of the Methodist Episcopal Church in the United States of America,[1] an early history of the church that is frequently referenced in historical works, and A Compendious History of American Methodism.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stevens, Abel. "HISTORY of the METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH in the United States of America". nnu.edu. Retrieved 28 September 2011. 
  2. ^ Stevens, Abel (1885). A compendious history of American Methodism. T. Woolmer.