The Missionary Herald Volume 1

The Missionary Herald Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1857 edition. Excerpt: ... and her children left for dead by the rebels; the woman Uved, and he managed to hide her some time in Delhi, and then planned and executed her escape to the hills; she is still alive. I have got the chapel, and it is being repaired. On Lord's-day next, I hope to commence regular services, Hindustani in the morning, and English in the evening. I hate also taken a shop in the bazaar as a Bible depot, and place for religious conversation." "I am sanguine in my expectation!. The bread has been cost on the waters by men who counted not their lives dear unto them. The seed has been sown and watered by the martyr's precious life's blood, and shall it not germinate and grow and bring forth fruit? Verily, it shall. If the churches, by their prayers and contributions, do not send me a fellow-labourer at once, I shall be disappointed. Young men in our colleges at Regent's Park, Bristol, and Bradford I wanted a successor to the martyred Walayat Ah' and McKav; which of you will offer himself? The fields are white unto the harvest, and the labourers are wanted to gather the precious seed into the Lord's garner. Never was a more tempting or promising field than Delhi. The mutiny has changed the character of the place entirely. It is now a purely Hindu city, containing already a a population of 50,000 to 60,000 soula, and is daily increasing. Nor docs it appear probable that any faithful labourer will fail to reap the fruit of the labours of those who have realised the promises in heaven, but on earth sowed in tears. I feel confident I shall not appeal to the Baptist churches in England and Scotland for a fellow-labourer in vain, and shall look for one coming in due time. I am glad to say, Bhagwan, an old convert of Mr. Thompson's, and long a faithful...show more

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  • Paperback | 686 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 35mm | 1,207g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236655370
  • 9781236655370