Use this page to find some basic information on the Great Awakening: what it was, what caused it, and what it …
The First Great Awakening
Use this site to answer questions such as:
What caused the Great Awakening?
Who was involved in the Great Awakening?
What were the effects of the Great Awakening?
If you are a student and want to know the basics about the Awakening, you may find the “Basic Concepts” to be helpful. Otherwise, click on one of the other links below to learn more about this historical spiritual movement which helped pave the way for American independence.
Videos on the Great Awakening
|Educational resources to learn more about the First Great Awakening.
|Saints and Strangers
|The Great Awakening: Spiritual Revival in Colonial America
|Gospel of Liberty
|More resources on the American colonial experience.
|George Whitefield: America's Spiritual Founding Father
|The Puritan Dilemma: The Story of John Winthrop
|Selected Sermons of Jonathan Edwards