missionary work

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the organized work of a religious missionary


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During her missionary work as the principal, or president, at Friends Theological College, she learned more about the importance of cultural dimensions and perceptions, and plans on bringing her new perspective to her students at Loyola.
Scattered throughout the book are illustrations that come from his missionary work in Europe after World War II and particularly his time doing relief work in Algeria, then French-controlled.
Jonathan Cheetham, general manager for The Pallasades, added: "The work of Father Jim Fleming is an asset to Birmingham with his continued efforts having returned from missionary work and assisted our local people.
Examining the teachings of Luther and discussing modern approaches to Missionary work and approaches that would be Lutheran missionaries should use, there is much to relish for readers in this volume that presents much to consider.
Ann is raising money to help Phil and Caroline Godin from Brockholes and their children Amy and Lauren go to the Dominican Republic in July for two weeks of missionary work.
The truth of the matter is that early Protestantism (whether Lutheran or Reformed) either because it was landlocked, or because it was not yet rooted in countries capable of challenging the domination of the world's oceans by the Spanish and Portuguese, first had to concentrate on missionary work within Western Europe.
Worldwide, he has done medical missionary work in the Ukraine, Moldova, Brazil, Nepal, and South Africa.
00) focuses on the missionary work of women in the history of Christianity, focusing on their roles as missionaries in the Catholic church and providing a solid blend of women's history and spiritual review.
Mr Ballam, of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, and widow Mrs Powell of Woodbridge, Suffolk, sent an email to friends saying: "The men were on missionary work from Palm Beach - so someone was looking after them.
Taliban militants yesterday agreed to free 19 South Korean church volunteers held hostage for more than a month after Seoul agreed to end all missionary work and keep a promise to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan by the end of the year.
High profile court cases involving abuse by missionaries in institutions and in Aboriginal communities, the public reaction to an exhibit on Canadian missionary work in Africa at the Royal Ontario Museum in the early 1990s, tended to give Canadians the sense that they knew all there was to know about Christian missionaries in Canada's past, and what they knew was that they were bad.
Partners In Mission oversees missionary work locally and abroad, and Eco-Justice pursues social justice work within Canada concerning indigenous peoples and environmental issues.
Martha is accustomed to having her children miles away -- her son is doing missionary work in Baghdad -- and she knows there's no place her daughter would rather be.
For Lui, what is significant is the process and motivation behind the drive to transform the Sigel murder into a morality tale highlighting the tensions and dangers of urban life, female mobility in the city, the role and efficacy of female missionary work, and the presence of Chinese immigrants.
Nolde argued with other Christians, who were concerned primarily with missionary work in non-Christian cultures, that international law would have to protect the freedom of every religious tradition.