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A Century of Protestant Missions in China (1807-1907) Being the Centenary ...
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A.P.M. North American Amoy arrived Association Baptist baptized Basel Mission begun Bible Society Bible-women Bishop Board boarding-school Boxer boys building Canton carried Central China centre chapel charge Chefoo Chentu China Inland Mission China Mission Chinese Chinese language Christian CI.M College colporteurs Committee Communicants congregation day-schools dispensary district educational English English Presbyterian Mission Entered China erected evangelistic field Foochow foreign missionaries Formosa girls Gospel Hakka Hangchow Hankow helpers Hinghwa Hongkong hospital Hunan Hupeh itineration John Kiukiang ladies LM.S London Malacca Manchuria Mandarin Methodist miles Miss Dr Miss E. M. Missionary Society Morrison native church Ningpo North China opened ordained organized out-stations pastors Peking preachers preaching Presbyterian Mission province pupils residence Scriptures Secretary sent Shanghai Shantung Smith South station Swatow teachers Testament Theological Tientsin Tract Society translation village wife Williams Woman's women workers Wuhu
Page 553 - The British and Foreign Bible Society, founded in 1804, IS an inter-denominational and unsectarian Society, whose sole object is to encourage the wider circulation of the Holy Scriptures without note or comment.
Page 658 - The prime object of this Association will be to publish such books as may enlighten the minds of the Chinese and communicate to them the arts and sciences of the West. Such measures must be taken as will
Page 492 - Germany. From the East to the West and from the North to the South the
Page 647 - (I). Chinese youth of any age, of either sex, and in or out of China may be received under the patronage of the Society. Also schools conducted in a manner approved
Page 646 - language, demands of them a tribute of grateful acknowledgment, and urges them to go and do likewise. As a knowledge of the Chinese language has been of great advantage to foreigners, so an acquaintance with the English will be of equal or greater advantage to the people of
Page 575 - Bridgman made a strong appeal to the American Bible Society “for means to prepare and circulate the Christian Scriptures.” He justly observed that China had long been neglected by the Christian world. “It is a most lamentable fact,
Page 643 - with the Society for the Diffusion of Christian and General Knowledge among the Chinese was
Page 562 - borne jointly by the British and Foreign Bible Society, the American Bible Society and the National Bible Society of Scotland. The
Page 648 - is exceedingly desirable to procure from Europe and America some two or more young men to become the perfect masters of the science of teaching who, with the spirit and enterprise of a Pestalozzi or a Lancaster, will at once come to China, learn the language of