The Second Great Awakening

Drew Pieper

What was the Second Great Awakening?

A series of religious rivals that swept the United States from the 1790's till around the 1830's. The Second Great Awakening transformed religious landscapes of the Country. This also altered the charactoristics of American Religion.

Important Information

The Second Great Awakening was best known for its large camp meetings that led to extraordinary numbers of people or even groups to convent through and enthusiastic style of preaching and audience participation. It included greater public roles for white woman and much higher African American participation. The Second Great Awakening had the most profound impact on individuals and on the American Religious Culture. The Second Great Awakening was used to signify their participation in extraordinary Religious phenomenon.


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