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Born in Gloucester, England, he attended Pembroke College, Oxford University, where he met the Wesley brothers. He was one of the founders of Methodism and of the evangelical movement generally. In 1740, Whitefield traveled to America, where he preached a series of revivals that came to be known as the "Great Awakening." He became perhaps the best-known preacher in Great Britain and North America during the 18th century.
He said that Liberty is a sweet thing to such as are born free,yet to those who never knew the sweets of it, slavery perphaps may not be so irksome
George Whitefield was an English Anglican cleric who helped spread the Great Awakening in Britain and, especially, in the American colonies
Whitefield began to preach with amazing success. His youth, his histrionic ability, his beautiful voice, and a compulsive personal conviction enabled him to hold an audience with remarkable power.