New Side


: of, relating to, or constituting a more liberal division among American Presbyterians resulting from a great religious awakening in the colonies beginning about 1734, favoring revivalism and employing its methods, and separating from Old Side Presbyterians in 1741 but reuniting with them in 1758

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“New Side.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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