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SOMEONE ASKED for my thoughts concerning the revival reportedly taking place in Asbury, KY. I replied that I didn't know enough about it to comment, but that I hope and pray that real revival is taking place there and would break out all across our country. . My friend's question did start me thinking about what I know of the history of revivals and what real revival has looked like.

During and after the revival that came to Wales over half the bars went out of business and the donkeys and mules used by miners were too confused to respond to the commands used by their masters who refused to curse; churches that for years were emptied and being