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Holy Club.

Formed at Oxford 1729 by C. Wesley* and a few others for systematic exercise in Christian worship. J. Wesley* and G. Whitefield* joined later. Mems. of the club were referred to as methodists (see also Methodist Churches, 1). Dispersed 1735.

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