Mission (Christianity)
Christian mission is "an organized effort for the propagation of the Christian faith."Mission often involve sending individuals and groups, called "missionaries," to foreign countries and to places in...
American Ceylon Mission
The American Ceylon Mission (ACM) to Jaffna, Sri Lanka started with the arrival in 1813 of missionaries sponsored by the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM). The British colon...
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Catholic missions
Missionary work of the Catholic Church has often been undertaken outside the geographically defined parishes and dioceses by religious orders who have people and material resources to spare, and some ...
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City Mission
The City Mission movement started in Glasgow in January 1826 when David Nasmith, founded the Glasgow City Mission (Scotland). It was an interdenominational agency working alongside churches and other ...
Conversion to Christianity
Conversion to Christianity is the religious conversion of a previously non-Christian person to some form of Christianity. It has been called the foundational experience of Christian life. Conversion t...
Jesuit Asia missions
The Jesuits, or Society of Jesus, a Roman Catholic religious order, have had a long history of missions in East and South Asia from their very foundation in the 16th century; St. Francis Xavier, a fri...
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Operation Auca
Operation Auca was an attempt by five Evangelical Christian missionaries from the United States to bring Christianity to the Huaorani people of the rain forest of Ecuador. The Huaorani, also known by...
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Shell Mera
Shell Mera (also Shell, La Shell, or Shell-Mera) is a town located in the eastern foothills of the Ecuadorian Andes, about 94 miles (151 km) from Quito. Its name comes from the Royal Dutch Shell ...
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Giuseppe Chiara
Giuseppe Chiara (1602 - August 24, 1685) was an Italian Jesuit missionary active in 17th century Japan. He was born in Palermo, Sicily, Italy.After the Shimabara Rebellion, he landed on the island of ...
Apostolic Vicariate of Keewatin
The Vicariate Apostolic of Keewatin (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Keevatinensis) was a Roman Catholic missionary jurisdiction in northern Canada (see Keewatin proper) which included the northern ...