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Missionaries are people who put service over self and often travel to remote parts of the globe. Typically, they assist natives of the area with basic necessities and medical care, but their primary purpose is the promotion of their religious beliefs.
That depends on your view point of  "successfullness" or the lack of it.   *Healing those that can be healed with  medicines and the healing power of Christ to some would be  considered successful.   *Bringing healthy and clean water and  digging wells for clean water for villagers and...
Mr Brown is the first missionary who stays in Umuofia to build achurch.
The believe either the White man's gods or personal powers give them the ability to survive in the Evil Forest.
They help many countries; it depends. They go where ever they have the calling to go. It also depends on where the belief in Christ is minimal. This is just based off my opinion
There are many all over the world it can be answered but not if you travel the world you will not find many but that can't be answered
The first missionary in China Follow the link below
The Jesuit missionaries demonstrated knowledge of scientific and  technological skills.
I am pretty sure that the details vary, depending on which church you are talking about.
Globalism is used differently by different people. However, here are three major areas where the multi-faceted concept interacts with Christian missions.A. The "Southern Shift" of Christianity. Even into the early 1900s, Christianity could justifiably be described as a "European/American" religion ...
(This is written from the context of Christian Missionaries). Missionaries are still here. Between 100,000 and 200,000 men and women would describe themselves as Christian Missionaries today. If one broadens the definition to all those who physically leave the confines of the church to bring those...
Well because of the Witnesses' belief in one true God,* Witnesses are not just hated but persecuted. Being killed, put in jail, and so on. *See: Watchtower.org Search for One true God.
they left the people there and they left a bible the it was called  the "frushkati"
Amy Carmichael died on January 18, 1951 at the age of 83.
Jim Elliot was born on October 8, 1927.
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To which nation? Most aren't particularly concerned about him, while some others see him as fairly important.
Amy Carmichael died in Tamil India
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty. ~ Mother Teresa For some quotes from Mother Teresa see the link below.
Silas (Acts 15:40) Timothy was added at Lystra Acts 16:1-3. Luke is the recognized author of Acts and has references later in chapter 16 that use the pronoun "we" so he was apparently with them on this trip.
Virginia "Ginnie" Bethel Moon (1844-1925) was born in Ohio in 1844. Charlotte Digges "Lottie" Moon (1840 - 1912) was born in Virginia in 1840. Lotties younger sister was called Edmonia. So no.
  God wants us to spread the word about him. If you are a Christian, wouldn't you want other people to become christians too? Some people in the world have never heard of God.
In the middle of the night of November 4th, 1775, 800 Native American Indians attacked, pillaged, and burned to the ground the birthplace of Christianity in the far West. They also killed the pastor, Father Luis Jayme, in this attack on Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala.See the related link for...
Unlike Chistrianity, Islam or Judaim, Hinduism is NOT an organised religion. Hinduism is not run by organisations with hierachies or affiliations. Neither was there a "founder prophet". Hinduism is more of a culturally ingrained system of religious beliefs and activities similar to the Ancient...
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Answer: Each board has different requirements but most will ask for a bachelor's degree and a degree from a seminary. Try talking to a counselor at a seminary or contacting the board you want to work with such as International Mission Board (in association with Southern Baptist Committee). You...
Referring to Mormon Missionaries (Missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints). The missionaries are not paid by the church or by anyone else. They are volunteers who support themselves having saved their money before they volunteered to serve a mission, or they are supported by...
German people dress like any other Western Country - with a major 'fad' for American blue jeans. If you meant the color of their National Flag then - black, red, gold horizontal bars of 3 - 1 of each color.
  == Answer ==   Apostle Paul on his way to Damascus he was horse riding and on foot. He travelled aslo by ship and/ or a combination of land/ sea transportation means.
2700 miles. 1300 by sea. 1400 on foot.
If you are speaking of missions of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (commonly called the "Mormon" church), special missions were created to allow those who desired to serve a mission but did not have the ability or opportunty to serve a typical full time mission. Special missions vary...
they wanted to bring christianity to native americans
when the counter-reformation began, many catholics became committed to spreading their faith
There are several places you might try looking. If you know the missionary's first name, try checking social networking sites like facebook and myspace. Facebook is pretty popular among recently returned missionaries. If you know the state or city he is living in, you could try looking in an...
South Korea previously sent more Christian missionaries per congregation than any other country. It is currently sends the third highest number of missionaries, with the United States and India coming in second. It is second highest in sending missionaries to foreign lands, second only to the United...
The missionaries were followed by the Spanish army, who were taking  over the Filipino government.
Whatever you'd pack for a regular trip. Plus Bibles, especially in the language of the place you're going. And tip: PRAY!
One was my cousin, 6 times removed, Marcus Whitman. Another was Henry Spalding. Also their wives, Narcissa Whitman and Eliza Spalding. They worked among the Nez Perce tribe.
The duties of a welfare officer in the church will vary from church  to church. Their main duties are to just work with those in need of  the church such as giving them food or money for utilities.
The number is very large , so you can not say exactly how many.
exists among some, but not all, tribes where it is practiced in modified forms.
The Missionaries lives were not fun. They had to worry about other colonies attacking them,running out of food,catching bad diseases,etc. We have to worry about lightbulbs going out,and phones dying,etc.
Ida Scudder died on May 24, 1960 at her bungalow in Kodaikanal,  India. She woke up that morning feeling unusually dizzy. A nurse  offered her a cup of coffee, saying it would "clear her head". She  politely refused. Five minutes later, Ida Sophia Scudder was dead.
It is said that Paul was shipwrecked so it was by boat, he must have walked and rde a donkey as well.
The first duty of Missionaries is to spread the Gospel or Good News in order to bring people to salvation   Matthew 28   18 And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, "All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth. 19 Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name...
A "Mission Trip" is something often referred to in Christian churches or ministries. A Mission Trip is a short trip, usually a couple weeks to a couple months, in which a group of people go on a trip with the purpose of participating in humanitarian service or preaching the gospel. These trips are...
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A missionary family's support depends on how many people there are in the family. So yes, a larger family would need a larger amount of resources.
The purpose of the missionaries was to spread a group's religion and beliefs onto parts of land where other individuals lived. They were also claimed to have the purpose to turn "savages" (such as Native Americans as colonists claimed them) to civilized people.
  St. Paul's first missionary journey can be found in Acts 13 and 14. Paul's words can be found in verse after verse in these two chapters.
Businessmen went to territories where missionaries had settled.
  The Gleaner's were the youth branch of the C.M.S. The children learnt about the work of missionaries and often made links with missionaries who would visit the church when they returned to England on holiday. The Gleaners also raised money for the work of the C.M.S.
The church did not agree with the Pope.And so broke up.
why the british government gave control of primary education to the  missionaries after emancipation
Yes there are still missionaries, Like in India we are sending them out now.
Yes. In fact, Mormons (members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) are quite well known for their missionary force. At any given time, they have over 50,000 missionaries serving around the world. Most missionaries are young people ages 19 to 25 who take a break in their university...
They pray for the people in poverty,help the poor people build houses, encourage the weak, and let the people know that the missionaries love them.
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One missionary who spent a lot of time in China was Lottie Moon.  Another missionary who spent time in China is Paivo Parviainen.
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Missionaries bought land if individuals people or groups could not afford to to do so and sub divided it into reasonable plots and sold them to ex-slaves on easy terms.
The first claim was said to have been in 1771, but an actual structure wasnt built until 1775. Then a second building was built in 1779, and various other buildings were added throughout its history until 1948, when the Franciscans began reconstruction on it, finishing by 1952. So, roughly, San...
The title "saint" is usually referred only to personages of the New Testament. Caleb was from the Old Testament. Therefore, he is not a patron saint.
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Byzantinians who would spread Christianity to surrounding regions including to the kievians and the slavs
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In Christian tradition, Thomas is most closely linked to early  Christianity in India. The Acts of Thomas, a romantic tale  of questionable authenticity, provides graphic details of Thomas'  arrival and mission in India, where he was hired to build a palace  but instead gave the money to the...
There are many different religions. There would be like Christian,  Muslim, and othere religions.
A missionary's reward is seeing people come to know God and be saved. Also to hear - Mat 25:21 His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant; you were faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.'
R. E. Frykenberg (A World History of Christianity, India) says that Hindu nationalists continue to regard Indian Christians as belonging to foreign power. Nevertheless, Christianity does continue to grow. There appear to be at least fifty million Christians in India, after almost two thousand years...
The Gospel Message is told to others worldwide. The greatest emphasis is to spread the message to the Islamic nations, Asian Nations, the former Soviet Union, the tribes in the jungles around the world and the depressed nations of the third world. Believe it or not Korea has the most Christian...