Edwards and Missions

29 Aug

“If the two major sources behind nineteenth century Anglo-American missions could be isolated,” observed James De Jong, “a convincing case could be constructed for their being the theology of Jonathan Edwards and the example of David Brainerd.”

David Kling in Wilbert R. Shenk. North American Foreign Missions, 1810-1914: Theology, Theory, and Policy (Studies in the History of Christian Missions).

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