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Methodism, or the Methodist muivement,[nb 1] is a group o historically relatit denominations o Protestant Christianity which derive thair inspiration frae the life an teachins o John Wesley.

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  1. Oreeginally a pejorative expression uised tae deride the strict releegious regularity o thae students belangin tae the "Haly Club" at the Varsity o Oxford, the name Methodist wis positively adoptit bi John Wesley in his later meenistry.[1][2]

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  1. Fairchild, Mary. "Methodist Church History: A Brief History of the Methodist Denomination". Retrieved 26 April 2013.
  2. "The Holy Club". The Methodist Church in Britain. Retrieved 20 October 2016.