Temperance Movement

By: Moises Rueda

How it started?

The temperance movement started with the second great awakening. The second great awakening happened as a result of preachers worrying that the country was becoming less religious. They blamed alcohol as the main culprit of people becoming less religious, so they started having religious revivals. This later ended up to people preaching temperance.

What were the major goals?

The major goals of the movement was to promote temperance through religion.

Temperance Movement Leaders

Good Bye

This has been a short summary of the Temperance Movement.