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".
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.
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.
Permanent Collection. There are six permanent collections of paintings that trace historical events and native cultures of the Southwest. They are DeGrazia and Padre Kino, DeGrazia Paints Cabeza de Vaca, DeGrazia Paints Papago Indian Legends, Retrospective Collection, DeGrazia Paints the Yaqui Easter and DeGrazia Paints The Bullfight.
We are inserting photos, mostly of famous art works, in each of the stories for which we can find a photo in the public domain which is appropriate to all or part of the story.
Famous Black Americans African Americans have played a vital role in the history and culture of their country since its founding.
Cosmopolitan is an international fashion magazine for women, which was formerly titled The Cosmopolitan. The magazine was first published and distributed in 1886 in US as a family magazine; it was later transformed into a literary magazine and eventually became a women's magazine (since 1965). Often referred to as Cosmo, its content as of 2011 includes articles discussing: relationships, sex
Missionary Capitalist: Nelson Rockefeller in Venezuela [Darlene Rivas] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The first work to draw on Nelson A. Rockefeller's newly available personal papers as well as research in Latin American archives