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By Allen Yen,Chris Chun,David W. Bebbington

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ISBN-13: 9781498261326

ISBN-10: 1610976142

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William Carey, usually dubbed “The Father of recent Missions,” and Adoniram Judson, America’s first intercontinental missionary, have been pioneers whose missions overlapped in chronology, geography, and objective. besides the fact that, not often are they either featured within the related quantity or in comparison and contrasted. right here we've precise fabric by means of the various world’s top specialists on those giants of missionary historical past, with views on those males in methods by no means visible prior to. specifically appropriate to this present age of global Christianity are the views from India and Burma, the lands which obtained those males for his or her missionary enterprise.

“The names William Carey and Adoniram Judson are simply famous because the pioneers of Baptist missions. This quantity is helping us see them in a brand new light—as the forerunners of a multicultural international Christianity. This interesting quantity brings clean views to the origins of contemporary missions. Yeh and Chun have performed a superb task in assembling various authors who deepen our figuring out of those mythical leaders.”
—Dana L. Robert, Professor of worldwide Christianity and background of undertaking, Boston collage institution of Theology

“This booklet is a considerate theological mirrored image at the existence and paintings of 2 major pioneer missionaries. I strongly commend this publication not just to scholars but in addition to venture strategists, theologians, historians, and others drawn to Christian missions.”
—Prosperly B. Lyngdoh, affiliate Professor of Missions, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary

“This publication addresses missed matters, fills very important gaps, and provides widened views in our knowing of Carey, Judson, and the early missions circulate. Informative, encouraging, and encouraging, this is often an enormous book.”
—Gregory A. Wills, Professor of Church historical past, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

“Perhaps what's such a lot notable approximately those figures of 2 centuries in the past is they proceed to educate us on issues of missions, theological currents, and intercultural interactions. Baptist scholarship can also be enriched via the diversity of Baptists all over the world who've lent their voices to this commemoration. It has it appears that evidently charted a brand new future.”
—William H. Brackney, unusual Professor of Christian inspiration and Ethics, Acadia University

“For those that have questioned no matter if there has been nonetheless a spot for missions background within the rising self-discipline of worldwide Christianity, with its powerful emphasis at the indigenous reception of the gospel over missionary transmission, anticipate good things, try good stuff supplies a robust affirmative answer.”
—Mark Shaw, director, Centre for global Christianity, Africa overseas University

Allen Yeh is affiliate Professor of Intercultural reviews and Missiology at Biola college close to la, California. he's the co-author of Routes and Radishes and Other issues to discuss on the Evangelical Crossroads (2010).

Chris Chun is affiliate Professor of Church heritage at Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary close to San Francisco, California. he's the writer of The Legacy of Jonathan Edwards within the Theology of Andrew Fuller (2012).

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