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Disciples of all nations : the story of Christian expansion

Author: Basil Mathews
Publisher: London : G. Cumberlege : Oxford University Press, 1952.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Tells the story of Christian missionaries through more than nineteen centuries ... describes the great periods of expansion in the sixteenth century, and still more in the nineteenth century, when Christian missionaries were at work in Africa, India, China, Japan, Indonesia, America, and the Pacific, and the Church for the first time became world-wide, and shows how in the twentieth century the younger Churches  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Basil Mathews
OCLC Number: 155230464
Notes: American edition of this book originally published in U.S.A. 1951 as Forward through the ages (Friendship Press, New York).
Description: x, 294 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Other Titles: Forward through the ages.
Responsibility: by Basil Mathews.

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"Tells the story of Christian missionaries through more than nineteen centuries ... describes the great periods of expansion in the sixteenth century, and still more in the nineteenth century, when Christian missionaries were at work in Africa, India, China, Japan, Indonesia, America, and the Pacific, and the Church for the first time became world-wide, and shows how in the twentieth century the younger Churches have taken their places in the Christian family."--Dust jacket flap.

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