First Fruits in Korea: A Story of Church Beginnings in the Far East

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Fleming H. Revell Company, 1921 - Korea - 328 pages
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"This little story is fiction, but it is fiction based on fact. A large part of the incidents have occurred much as here described. Names habe been changed, incidents which occurred at widely separated places have been localized in one place, some of the characters are composite, and the binding thread of the story is largely imaginary, but an effort has been made to picture the method of the spread of the Gospel in Chosen (Korea) as the Koreans themselves have seen it, and the ideals for which the Church there stands."--Preface.
 

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Page 78 - God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth on him, might not perish, but have everlasting life.
Page 171 - God commendeth his love to us, in that while we were yet sinners Christ died for us !
Page 204 - There is no other name given among men whereby we can be saved, but the name of Jesus.
Page 107 - ... of man to man. Man must be his own saviour; man must be his own god. Man must learn, not by prayer, but by experience. Advice from God was within ourselves, and nowhere else. Social sense and social development was the fulfilment of the law and the prophets. A happy people made happy by themselves. There is no other name given among men by which we can be saved, but by the mighty name of Man.
Page 123 - What can wash away my sin? Nothing but the blood of Jesus; What can make me whole again? Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
Page 101 - ... spirit, then the rags tied to the ceiling beam in the kitchen and the picture of the kitchen god, then the bunch of old straw shoes under the gate, and the rags and straw rope under the rice hulling room, and the
Page 52 - Ganges ; and live upon fmelling to boil'd Meats and the Odours of Fruits and Flowers; they can bear no ill fcent, and therefore can't live in a Camp. The MOI^/I/WTM or Mnvd^daX/tot, that have but one Eye, and that in the middle of their Foreheads : they have Dog's Ears; their Hair flands an end, but fmooth on the Breafts.
Page 170 - In My Father's house are many mansions. I am the Resurrection and the Life.
Page 13 - I have been here so short a time that I have not had time to visit Ttica, but it is my intention, beginning this month, to go there once each month. WEST PLAINS. ALL, SAINTS' MISSION Missionary— RJ Belt, West Plains.
Page 101 - Last of all they brought out the ancestral tablets, five of them, representing five generations.

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