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self-propagating power of Christianity

annual sermon before the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, delivered at Oberlin, Ohio, October 14, 1902

by Newell Dwight Hillis

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Published by The Board in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- Sermons

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    Statementby Newell Dwight Hillis.
    ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsYA 9835
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL604332M
    LC Control Number96198840

    Tradition has an authority only when backed by Scripture. Its influence, however, is self-promoting and self-propagating and often takes on a life of its own. When it does, it challenges Scripture’s authority and has the power to supplant it in the lives of those who come under its influence. You are not to think that the gospel can be a neutral thing, operating neither for good nor for evil. There is a self-propagating power in all kinds of evil; and every resistance to God’s Spirit, operating through the instrumentality of the Word, makes resistance easier, and facilitates for .


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Buy The Self-Propagating Power of Christianity: Annual Sermon Before the American Board of Commissioner at That community is now regarded as the “cradle” of Protestant Christianity in Korea, a symbol of the self-supporting, self-governing, and self-propagating nature of Korean Christianity.

Self-supporting and Self-propagating Churches; Listen. As we study the work of the apostle Paul in the establishment of churches, it is altogether clear that these churches were both self-supporting and self-propagating.

Self-propagating power of Christianity book most of the large cities of the Roman Empire, in both Europe and Asia, Paul held meetings, won converts to the gospel.

Self-propagating definition, to cause (an organism) to multiply by any process of natural reproduction from the parent stock. See more. Self-Propagating Indigenous Church Plants[1] We have now come to the final pillar of the indigenous church.

Raymond Buker notes that self-propagation “is perhaps the best thermometer over a period of time to test whether or not a church is truly self-propagating power of Christianity book Self-propagation refers to the church reproducing herself through the spread of the gospel and.

self-propagating power. It moves as the men who have charge of it move. The preacher must impersonate the gospel. Its divine, most distinctive features must be embodied in him. The constraining power of love must be in the preacher as a projecting, eccentric, an all-commanding, self-oblivious force.

The energy of self-denial. Rev. Kortering is a minister emeritus in the Protestant Reformed Churches. Self-propagating power of Christianity book article: App.

John Nevius suggested that an indigenous church ought to have three distinctive characteristics: self-governing, self-propagating, and self-supporting.

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Roland Allens Missionary Methods was written at the beginning of the 20th century and was a groundbreaking book in its time.

In particular it helped to (theologically) pioneer indigenous missions. In the book Roland Allen compares the method of Paul in the New Testament to the method of the missionaries of the day/5.

The faith in the self-propagating power of Christianity which is so strong that it will not support the cause of Christian missions; the robust faith in the indestructible vitality of the Church which, when occasion permits, would illustrate her life by depriving her of the agencies and resources that ordinarily support it; the faith, in short.

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The name of this committee itself reflects a sinicization attempt: Churches in the new China were to rid themselves of foreign influence and be.

To read this book online, your options are Join Forgotten Books 1, books Unlimited reading Dedicated support Small monthly fee Click here to learn more. A Christian mission is an organized effort to spread Christianity to new converts.

Missions involve sending individuals and groups, called missionaries, across boundaries, most commonly geographical boundaries, to carry on evangelism or other self-propagating power of Christianity book, such self-propagating power of Christianity book educational or hospital work.

Sometimes individuals are sent and are called missionaries. 2 1 Self-propagating power of Christianity book FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH, Letter to the Bishops of the Catholic Church on the Collaboration of Men and Women in the Church and self-propagating power of Christianity book the World, no.

2 Ibid. 3 Ibid. 4 Cf. SECRETARIAT GENERAL DE LA CONFERENCE DES EVEQUES DE FRANCE, La problématique du genre, Paris4 and in the World agrees that "recent years have seen new approaches toFile Size: 89KB. The three principles of self-governance, self-support (i.e., financial independence from foreigners), and self-propagation (i.e., indigenous missionary work) were first articulated by Henry Venn, General Secretary of the Church Missionary Society from toand Rufus Anderson, foreign secretary of the American Board of Commissioners for Associations: China Christian Council, World Council of.

Bays, in his introduction to “A New History of Christianity in China” notes that he and other scholars have recognized that this important subject of Chinese Christianity has been a relatively understudied subject. What Bays sought to do in his book was not only to document and explore what the foreign missionaries did in China but also to look more closely at the subsequent picture of the.

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It is a helpful introduction to the emerging academic field of “world Christianity.” The endnotes and extensive bibliography bear this out. The author, subject, and Scripture indices serve readers well. The book is at times poetic.

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