The Great Commission: Evangelicals and the History of World Missions

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Martin I. Klauber, Scott M. Manetsch, Erwin W. Lutzer
B&H Publishing Group, 2008 - Religion - 228 pages
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The Great Commission provides a substantial historical survey of evangelical missions from eleven different scholars, including prominent evangelical church historians and theologians, who have written extensively on the history of Christianity and the greater mission of the church.
  

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Foundational and historical mission overview

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In this assemblage of essays primarily--though not exclusively--written by members of the Trinity Seminary faculty, the reader is provided a whirlwind overview of evangelical cross-cultural missions ... Read full review

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Great overview of missions from the reformed movement onward. Easy to read and great insights to the problems of missions from then to now.

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About the author (2008)

MARTIN I. KLAUBER is an instructor in History and Religious Studies at Barat College and a Visiting Professor of Church History at the Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Illinois. He is the author of Between Reformed Scholasticism and Pan-Protestantism: Jean Alphonse Turretin (1671-1737) and Enlightened Orthodoxy at the Academy of Geneva (1994), and co-editor, with Michael Bauman, of Historians of the Christian Tradition (1995).

DR. ERWIN LUTZER (B.Th., Winnipeg Bible College; Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary; M.A., Loyola University) Since 1980, Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer has served as senior pastor of the world-famous Moody Church in Chicago, where he provides leadership to Chicago pastors. Dr. Lutzer is the featured speaker on three radio programs including "The Moody Church Hour," the popular evening program "Songs in the Night," as well as the daily broadcast called "Running to Win." Dr. Lutzer is an award-winning author of numerous books. His speaking engagements outside the pulpit of The Moody Church include Bible conferences and seminars, both domestically and in other parts of the world. He has led tours of the cities of the Protestant Reformation in Europe. Dr. Lutzer and his wife, Rebecca, live in the Chicago area and are the parents of three grown children and eight grandchildren.

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