A missionary is a member of a religious group sent into an area to proselytize or perform ministries of service, such as education, literacy, social justice, health care, and economic development. The word "mission" originates from 1598 when the Jesuits sent members abroad, derived from the Latin missionem (nom. missio), meaning "act of sending" or mittere, meaning "to send".
Synopsis. Junipero Serra spent his early career as a Franciscan educator in Palma, Spain. He was in his thirties when he heeded the call to become a missionary.
Adjacent to the Astumbo Elementary school, a raid was conducted today. We are at the intersection of Chalan Hachon and Chalan Sibukao where the Guam Police Department has closed off the road.
During the 1800s, missionary George Müller cared for thousands of orphan children in Bristol, England. He also traveled over 200,000 miles (by ship) across the globe, sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ and encouraging Christians for world missions . . . all while maintaining a joyful example of ministry and family balance.
The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice [Christopher Hitchens, Thomas Mallon] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A religious fundamentalist, a political operative, a primitive sermonizer, and an accomplice of worldly secular powers. Her mission has always been of this kind. The irony is that she has never been able to induce anybody to believe her.
David Livingstone (/ ˈ l ɪ v ɪ ŋ s t ə n /; 19 March 1813 – 1 May 1873) was a British physician, Congregationalist, and pioneer Christian missionary with the London Missionary Society, an explorer in Africa, and one of the most popular British heroes of the late 19th-century Victorian era.He had a mythical status that operated on a number of interconnected levels: Protestant missionary
Famous Scots. For a country with a resident population of only five million, Scotland has produced a surprisingly large number of people who have made a significant contribution to science, exploration, development of ideas and inventions.
Famous Black Americans African Americans have played a vital role in the history and culture of their country since its founding.
Nicholas Black Elk: Medicine Man, Missionary, Mystic [Michael F. Steltenkamp] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Since its publication in 1932, Black Elk Speaks has moved countless readers to appreciate the American Indian world that it described. John Neihardt’s popular narrative addressed the youth and early adulthood of Black Elk