1712–1768

Introduction

Born: 1712, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Died: May 24, 1768, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Buried: Bun­hill Fields, Is­ling­ton, Lon­don, Eng­land.

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Biography

Hart re­sist­ed Christ­i­an­i­ty while young, writ­ing the pamph­let The Un­rea­son­a­ble­ness of Re­li­gion, Be­ing Re­marks and An­im­ad­ver­sions on the Rev. John Wes­ley’s Ser­mon on Ro­mans 8:32.

How­ev­er, Hart came to Christ in 1757, be­com­ing an enor­mous­ly po­pu­lar preach­er and hymn writ­er. Tens of thou­sands at­tend­ed his fu­ner­al.

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