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Title Classics of Christian missions / Francis M. DuBose, editor.

Imprint Nashville : Broadman Press, c1979.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  266 C569 1979    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 462 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents Enquiry into the obligations of the Christians to use means for the conversion of the heathen / William Carey -- Missions in the plan of the ages (Missionary idea in the Bible) / William Owen Carver -- Missionary message of the Old Testament (Foundations of the message) / H. H. Rowley -- Exegetical study of Matthew 28:16-20 / Karl Barth -- Early eminent evangelists and Pantaenus the Philosopher / Eusebius -- History of the English church and people (The mission of Augustine to England) / Bede -- Expansion of Christianity: the first three centuries (Results) / Adolf Harnack -- Outline of a history of Protestant missions from the Reformation to the present time (Age of pietism) / Gustav Warneck -- History of the expansion of Christianity (Great century. By way of summary and anticipation) / Kenneth Scott Latourette -- Life of St. Martin (Chapters 3, 9, 10, and 13) / Supitius Severus -- Raymond Lull: first missionary to the Moslems (His last missionary journey and his martyrdom) / Samuel M. Zwemer -- Henry Martyn: confessor of the faith (The traveler ) / Constance Padwick -- Ann of Ava (Prisoners in a heathen village) / Ethel Daniels Hubbard.
Confession / Patrick -- Journal of Matthew Ricci (Progress in Nankin) / Matthew Ricci -- David Brainers's Journal (Rise and progress of a remarkable work of grace) / David Brainerd -- David Livingstone's journal (Unexpected relief: H. M. Stanley arrives) / David Livingstone -- From Origen to Gregory Thaumaturgus -- From Gregory the Great to Augustine of Canterbury -- Letters of Boniface -- From Bartholomew de Las Casas to Philip II of Sapin -- Letters of Francis Xavier awaiting entry into China -- From Adoniram Judson to his mother-in-law on the death of his wife -- From Hudson Taylor to a close friend -- From Lottie Moon to Southern Baptist Women -- On steps toward helping a native church to become self-supporting, self-governing and self-extending (on the indigenous church) / Henry Venn -- Principles and methods of modern missions from Foreign missions: their relations and claims / Rufus Anderson.
Planting and development of missionary churches (Old system criticised) / John L. Nevius -- Missionary methods: St. Paul's or ours / Roland Allen -- Against heresies (Unity of the faith of the church throughout the whole world) / Irenaeus -- Stromata (Universal diffusion of the gospel a contrast to philosophy) / Clement of Alexandria -- Apology (We are but of yesterday) / Tertullian -- Against Celsus (Proof of rapid and widespread growth of Christians) / Origen -- Concerning the proper purpose of the preaching of the gospel / Nicholaus Ludwig Count von Zinzendorf -- Star in the east / Claudius Buchanan -- Vindication of missions in India / Alexander Duff -- Evangelization of the world in this generation (The obligation to evangelize the world) / John R. Mott -- Findings of the commission / Edinburgh, 1910 -- The Christian message / Jerusalem, 1928 -- A message to all peoples / Madras, 1938.
Re-thinking missions: a laymen's inquiry after one hundred years (Christianity, other religions and non-Christian religion) / William Ernest Hocking -- Christian message in a non-Christian world (The attitude towards the non-Christian religions) / Hendrik Kraemer -- Maximum illud, 1919 / Benedict XV -- Princeps pastorum, 1959 / John XXIII -- Heroes and martyrs of the missionary enterprise (The new world: its discovery and occupation) / Juan C. Varetto -- Let my people go (Postscript: the tempo quickens and Epilogue) / Albert Luthuli -- Upon the Earth (The kingdom of the Father is fulfilled) / D. T. Niles.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-448) and indexes.
Subject Missions.
Added Author DuBose, Francis M.
ISBN 0805463135
Standard No. NLGGC 800690397
NZ1 8068687
AU@ 000001673972

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