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Presbyterian Reformers in Central Africa

A Documentary Account of the American Presbyterian Congo Mission and the Human Rights Struggle in the Congo, 1890-1918 (Studies in Christian Mission)

by Winifred K. Vass

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian mission & evangelism,
  • Human rights,
  • Presbyterian Churches,
  • Sociology,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Sources,
  • Missionary Activities Of Specific Denominations,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Church Life,
  • Presbyterian Church,
  • Congo,
  • Christian Ministry - Missions,
  • Christianity - General,
  • Religious aspects,
  • American Presbyterian Congo Mi,
  • Congo (Democratic Republic),
  • History,
  • Missions,
  • Presbyterian Church in the U.S

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert Benedetto (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages580
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9083613M
    ISBN 109004102396
    ISBN 109789004102392

      Invite the Presbyterian Mission Agency to suggest existing resources for study that accurately reflect both the contributions and errors of the early reformers. Encourage Presbyterians to schedule events in theology, worship, spirituality, polity, and mission and to consider adding a component to their programming that reflects on the changes. This book, written by a Lecturer at Zomba Theological College and a Minister in the Presbyterian Church of Central Africa, investigates the origins and characteristics of Presbyterian church-rule after service in both The Netherlands and Malawi.

      This comprehensive biography of William Sheppard, the first African American Presbyterian missionary, presents the remarkable story of how an African American born in the South during the era of slavery emerged as one of the most distinguished Presbyterian leaders in American history. The book chronicles Sheppard's journey to the Congo, details his efforts to challenge human . ized the Bible as a book with a divine message given in human forms of thought and speech. Berkouwer saw the central New Testament text regarding the inspiration of the Scripture, 2 Tim. 3: ("All scrip-ture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in right-.

    DISCLAIMER: The Aquila Report is a news and information welcome commentary from readers; for more information visit our Letters to the Editor link. All our content, including commentary and opinion, is intended to be information for our readers and does not necessarily indicate an endorsement by The Aquila Report or its governing board.   A second lesson we can learn from the reformers regarding missions is the conviction that if there is one person in the church who ought to be concerned about preaching the gospel and making disciples of all nations, it should be the ordained minister of the gospel. In short, the : Elias Medeiros.


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Presbyterian reformers in Central Africa: a documentary account of the American Presbyterian Congo Mission and the human rights struggle in the Congo, [Robert Benedetto;] -- "This collection of documents includes letters, diary extracts, reports, minutes of meetings, speeches, published articles, and other materials.

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