The Life and Diary of David Brainerd

The Life and Diary of David Brainerd

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Includes a biographical sketch of Jonathan Edwards by Phillip E. Howard Jr. This intensely devotional diary of a young 1740s missionary in the American wilderness inspired the world missions movement.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 25.4mm | 544g
  • Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group
  • Ada, MI, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • 2nd ed.
  • coats of arms
  • 0801009766
  • 9780801009761
  • 142,793

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Taken from Jonathan Edwards's edited versions of David Brainerd's 'Diary' and 'Journal', this compilation makes available a 'fairly complete' record of the self-denying life and strenuous labors of David Brainerd as he presented the gospel to American Indians.
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About David Brainerd

David Brainerd (1718-1747) was an early American missionary to the American Indians in New York, New Jersey, and eastern Pennsylvania. Christians all over the world continue to be inspired by his life of self-denial, his sincere and strenuous labor on behalf of others, and his devotion to prayer.
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