... annual minutes which was as follows : Q. Who are the persons that exercise the Episcopal office in the Methodist church in Europe and America ? A. John Wesley, Thomas Coke and Francis Asbury, by regular order and succession. ... Five of our travelling preachers died this year, namely, Henry 142 A SHORT HISTORY .
|Title||:||A short history of the Methodists in the United States. To which is prefixed, a brief account of their rise in England|